axial force diagram

axial force diagram

[′ak·sē·əl ¦fȯrs ‚di·ə‚gram]
(civil engineering)
In statics, a graphical representation of the axial load acting at each section of a structural member, plotted to scale and with proper sign as an ordinate at each point of the member and along a reference line representing the length of the member.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

axial force diagram

In statics, a graphical representation of the axial load acting at each section of a structural member, plotted to scale and with proper sign as an ordinate at each point of the member and along a reference line representing the length of the member.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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For behaviour analysis of hollow CFST and CT elements Poisson's ratio and axial force diagrams F - v are presented in Fig 6 a, b.