damage

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damage

[′dam·ij]
(ordnance)
An injury short of complete destruction inflicted upon persons, equipment, or installations.
To cause damage.
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Material damageability is estimated by the parameters that describe behaviour of a material on the basis of mechanical methods of a continuous solid state.
Kenneth et al (1990) developed an analytical modeling scheme to assess the damageability of reinforced concrete buildings experiencing inelastic behavior under earthquake loads.
The CHI is a near real-time measure of the damageability from a hurricane and allows CME to settle, trade and effectively pay claims within three days of a landfall event.
Concepts varying from service life prediction to surface damageability are addressed as well.
Ryntz, RA, Mihora, DM, "The Effect of Coating Composition on the Friction-Induced Paint Damageability of Painted Thermoplastic Olefins.
These may range from specifying specific damageability states for the structure to seismic loads, to specifying the throw of window particles due to a specific bomb threat.