slenderness ratio

noun

Definition of slenderness ratio

: the ratio of the length of a structural member (such as a column) to its least radius of gyration

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“Slenderness ratio.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/slenderness%20ratio. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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