Lüders' line

noun Lü·ders' line
variants: or less commonly Lueders' line \ˈlü|də(r)z-, ˈlē|\

Definition of Lüders' line

:a line or any of a definite system of line markings appearing on the smooth surface of tough material (as metal) strained beyond its elastic limit and caused by flow of the material

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Origin and Etymology of lüders' line

after W. Lüders, flourished 1859 German scientist, its discoverer


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