fatigue

failure of a metal under repeated loading.

fatigue

(fә-tēg´) loss of the ability of a muscle to respond to stimuli. battle fatigue , combat fatigue former names for posttraumatic stress disorder in military personnel. vocal fatigue phonasthenia.
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Fatigue

(R oboseala) The weakening of a material caused by repeated or alternating loads; may be used in conjunction with either static or dynamic loading (BS 2787)
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fatigue

[n] - (of materials (especially metals)) the state of being weakened by long stress 2. [n] - temporary loss of strength and energy resulting from hard physical or mental work 3. [n] - (always used with a modifier) boredom resulting from overexposure
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Fatigue

• (n.) Weariness from bodily labor or mental exertion; lassitude or exhaustion of strength. • (n.) To weary with labor or any bodily or mental exertion; to harass with toil; to exhaust the strength or endurance of; to tire. • (n.) The cause of weariness; labor; toil; as, the fatigues of war. • (n.) The weakening of a metal when ...
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fatigue

noun (always used with a modifier) boredom resulting from overexposure to something; `he was suffering from museum fatigue`; `after watching TV with her husband she had a bad case of football fatigue`; `the American public is experiencing scandal fatigue`; `po...
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Fatigue

[material] In materials science, fatigue is the weakening of a material caused by repeatedly applied loads. It is the progressive and localized structural damage that occurs when a material is subjected to cyclic loading. The nominal maximum stress values that cause such damage may be much less than the strength of the material typically qu...
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Fatigue

[medical] Fatigue (also called exhaustion, tiredness, languidness, languor, lassitude, and listlessness) is a subjective feeling of tiredness which is distinct from weakness, and has a gradual onset. Unlike weakness, fatigue can be alleviated by periods of rest. Fatigue can have physical or mental causes. Physical fatigue is the transient i...
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Fatigue

[safety] Fatigue is a major safety concern in many fields, but especially in transportation, because fatigue can result in disastrous accidents. Fatigue is considered an internal precondition for unsafe acts because it negatively affects the human operator`s internal state. Research has generally focused on pilots, truck drivers, and shift ...
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Fatigue

Fa·tigue' noun [ French, from fatiguer to fatigue, Latin fatigare ; confer Latin affatim sufficiently.] 1. Weariness from bodily labor or mental exertion; lassitude or exhaustion of strength. 2. The cause of weariness; labor; toil; as, the fatigues of war....
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Fatigue

Fa·tigue' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Fatigued ; present participle & verbal noun Fatiguing , noun ] [ Confer French fatiguer . See Fatigue , noun ] To wea...
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Fatigue

A condition characterized by a lessened capacity for work and reduced efficiency of accomplishment, usually accompanied by a feeling of weariness and tiredness. Fatigue can be acute and come on suddenly or chronic and persist.
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Fatigue

A condition characterized by a lessened capacity for work and reduced efficiency of accomplishment, usually accompanied by a feeling of weariness and tiredness. Fatigue can be acute and come on suddenly or chronic and persist.
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fatigue

A condition marked by extreme tiredness and inability to function due lack of energy. Fatigue may be acute or chronic.
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Fatigue

A cumulative effect causing a metal to fail after repeated applications of stress none of which exceeds the ultimate tensile strength. The fatigue strength (or fatigue limits) is the stress that will cause failure after specified number cycles.
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Fatigue

A feeling of extreme tiredness and lethargy. This may be a side effect of cancer or of cancer treatment. See section.
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Fatigue

A form of failure of metals after being subject to vibration, repetitive strain or temperature cycles.
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Fatigue

A form of failure of metals after being subject to vibration, repetitive strain or temperature cycles.
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Fatigue

A lack of energy caused by excessive strain.
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Fatigue

A subjective experience, not amenable to objective testing, but clearly understood by all sportspersons.
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Fatigue

A tendency to soften under cyclic stresses. Fatigue of foam samples can be measured by cyclicly compressing and relaxing a flexible polyurethane foam sample and measuring its change in IFD.
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Fatigue

An extreme feeling of tiredness and lack of energy.
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Fatigue

An important mode of failure of engineering components subjected to dynamic stresses. Failure can occur at stresses well below the yield point and tends to initiate at sharp changes in cross sectional area or other stress raisers. See also: Fatigue Resistance, Strain, Stress.
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Fatigue

Driving when you are tired greatly increases your risk of collision. To minimise this risk make sure you are fit to drive. Plan your journey in advance and do not begin a journey if you are tired. Get a good night
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Fatigue

Extreme tiredness and/or weakness. It is common to feel fatigued during pregnancy as the body works overtime to provide a nourishing environment for the fetus. Feeling fatigued is your body's way of telling you to slow down. This can be hard while on the job. Take short, frequent breaks and accept help from others when it is offered. Get on a sch.....
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