extreme fiber

noun

Definition of extreme fiber

: one of the longitudinal elements of a structural member (such as a beam) that are at the greatest distance from the neutral axis

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“Extreme fiber.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/extreme%20fiber. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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