sequence-stressing loss[′sē·kwəns ‚stres·iŋ ‚lȯs]
In posttensioning, the loss of elasticity in a stressed tendon that results from the shortening of the member as additional tendons are stressed.
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In posttensioning, the elastic loss in a stressed tendon resulting from the shortening of the member when additional tendons are stressed.
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