Definition of Stresses

1. Noun. (plural of stress) ¹



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

streptozoticin
streptozotocin
stress
stress ball
stress fracture
stress fractures
stress incontinence
stress mark
stress out
stress puppy
stress test
stress tests
stressed
stressed-out
stressed out
stresses (current term)
stressfree
stressful
stressfully
stressfulness
stressing
stressless
stresslessness
stresslet
stressor
stressors
stressy
stretch
stretch(a)
stretch along

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, ..."

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