**2.** Verb. (third-person singular of stress) ¹

¹ *Source: wiktionary.com*

### Definition of Stresses

**1.** stress [v] - See also: stress

### Lexicographical Neighbors of Stresses

### Literary usage of Stresses

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

**1.** *Structural Engineers' Handbook: Data for the Design and Construction of* by Milo Smith Ketchum (1914)

"The maximum **stresses** in 2-3 and 3-4 occur when 6 loads are on the right of the
... The maximum chord **stresses** are equal to the sum of the dead and live load ..."**2.** *Handbook of Building Construction: Data for Architects, Designing and* by George Albert Hool, Nathan Clarke Johnson (1920)

"Corresponding working **stresses** for wind loadings will be based on 24000 Ib. per
... ID an excellent article on Wind **stresses** in Steel Mill Buildings,1 It. ..."**3.** *Handbook of Building Construction: Data for Architects, Designing and* by George Albert Hool, Nathan Clarke Johnson (1920)

"Corresponding working **stresses** for wind loadings will be based on 24000 Ib. per
... In an excellent article on Wind **stresses** in Steel Mill Buildings,1 R. ..."**4.** *The Theory and Practice of Modern Framed Structures, Designed for the Use of* by John Butler Johnson, Charles Walter Bryan, Frederick Eugene Turneaure, William Spaulding Kinne (1916)

"SECONDARY **stresses** 71. Principal Classes of Secondary **stresses**.—The general si
ject of secondary **stresses**, including detailed methods of calculation, ..."**5.** *Structural Engineers' Handbook: Data for the Design and Construction of* by Milo Smith Ketchum (1914)

"In calculating the **stresses** due to wind, the wind loads may be assumed i applied
... Dead Load **stresses**.—The allowable unit **stresses** for dead loads shall be ..."**6.** *The Theory and Practice of Modern Framed Structures: Designed for the Use of* by John Butler Johnson, Charles Walter Bryan, Frederick Eugene Turneaure, William Spaulding Kinne (1910)

"Primary and Secondary **stresses**.—It has been assumed heretofore in the analysis
of **stresses** ... The **stresses** so calculated are the axial or direct **stresses**. ..."**7.** *Text-book of the Materials of Engineering* by Herbert Fisher Moore, Harrison Frederick Gonnerman (1920)

"In a large manufacturing establishment certain standard allowable **stresses** are
soon developed for its particular line of work. ..."**8.** *Text-book of the Materials of Engineering* by Herbert Fisher Moore, Harrison Frederick Gonnerman (1920)

"In machine building, standardization of working **stresses** is more difficult than
in structural work; the variety of materials used is greater, ..."