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l’effort tranchant

English translation: shear force

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French term or phrase:l’effort tranchant
English translation:shear force
Entered by: Poornima Iyengar
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23:25 Aug 19, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: l’effort tranchant
En général, pour les massifs normalisés l’effort tranchant n’est pas déterminant pour la tenue du massif. Il est compensé par la butée de terre
Poornima Iyengar
Local time: 14:42
shear force
Explanation:
From my Dictionnaire du Genie Civil.
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Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 10:12
Grading comment
Thankyou Marcus!
-Poornima
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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nashear forceMarcus Malabad


  

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shear force


Explanation:
From my Dictionnaire du Genie Civil.


    Reference: http://newton.dep.anl.gov/askasci/gen99/gen99054.htm
    Reference: http://www.csulb.edu/~htahsiri/studyguide/100a/tectonics.htm...
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 10:12
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog
PRO pts in pair: 390
Grading comment
Thankyou Marcus!
-Poornima

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Carol Gullidge: I take it you mean "sheer force"
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