Glossary

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Ductile, ductilityFractures characterised by material tearing and plastic deformation such as stretching and elongation. Breaking apart a material through the application of force without the aid of a cutting tool. Visit LinkPIPA-Email Signature-3
TearingBreaking apart a material through the application of force without the aid of a cutting tool.Visit Link
YieldingBehaviour of a material stressed beyond the elastic limit and exhibiting permanent, inelastic deformation.