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Secondary I • 1yr.


Can you explain to me what the deformation is, please? 

Thank you


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  • Explanation from Alloprof

    Explanation from Alloprof

    This Explanation was submitted by a member of the Alloprof team.

    Team Alloprof • 1yr.


    The deformation happens when material loses or changes regarding its initial form. Deformation occurs when forces are applied. There are three types of deformation: elastic deformation, permanent deformation, and rupture.

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