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anelastic

anelastic

adjective an·elas·tic \ˌa-nə-ˈlas-tik\

Definition of ANELASTIC

:  relating to the property of a substance in which there is no definite relation between stress and strain
an·elas·tic·i·ty \-nə-ˌlas-ˈti-sə-tē, -ˈtis-tē\ noun

First Known Use of ANELASTIC

1947

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