bending

  1. movement that causes the formation of a curve
  2. the property of being bent or deflected
  3. form a curve
  4. change direction
  5. cause to assume a crooked or angular form
  6. turn from a straight course , fixed direction, or line of interest

Bending

In Applied mechanics, bending (also known as flexure) characterizes the behavior of a slender structural element subjected to an external load applied perpendicularly to a longitudinal axis of the element. The structural element is assumed to be such that at least one of its dimensions is a small fraction, typically 1/10 or less, of the other two....
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Bending

• (n.) The marking of the clothes with stripes or horizontal bands. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bend
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bending

(from the article `solids, mechanics of`) ...of a beam treated as a linear elastic line may also be considered. Let the line along the 1-axis (see Figure 7), have properties that are uniform ...
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bending

adjective not remaining rigid or straight; `tried to support his weight on a bending cane`
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Bending

[metalworking] Bending is a manufacturing process that produces a V-shape, U-shape, or channel shape along a straight axis in ductile materials, most commonly sheet metal. Commonly used equipment include box and pan brakes, brake presses, and other specialized machine presses. Typical products that are made like this are boxes such as elect...
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Bending

Bend'ing noun The marking of the clothes with stripes or horizontal bands. [ Obsolete] Chaucer.
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bending

A handling movement in which the handler steps into the dogs path to effect a turn without the dog and handler changing sides.
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Bending

The act of pushing or pulling a string sideways across the a fret to raise the pitch of a note by a half to full tone or more. Used extensively in rock and blues playing as well as in jazz.
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bending

[adj] - not remaining rigid or straight 2. [n] - movement that causes the formation of a curve 3. [n] - the act of bending something
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