Poisson number

Poisson number

[pwä′sōn‚nəm·bər]
(mechanics)
The reciprocal of the Poisson ratio.
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6) is as follows: X [intersection] Z is the union of a Poisson number (mean v(Z)) of independent objects of the form [[tau].
4 of (4), with a Poisson number of points in [[0, 1].