Definition of Brittleness. Meaning of Brittleness. Synonyms of Brittleness

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Definition of Brittleness

Brittleness
Brittleness Brit"tle*ness, n. Aptness to break; fragility.

Meaning of Brittleness from wikipedia

- material is brittle if, when subjected to stress, it fractures with little elastic deformation and without significant plastic deformation. Brittle materials...
- software becomes a legacy system, brittle and unable to be easily maintained without fracturing the entire system. Brittleness in software can be caused by...
- Brittleness is the liability of a material to fracture when subjected to stress. Brittle or brittleness may also refer to: Brittle (food), a confection...
- Brittle stars, serpent stars, or ophiuroids are echinoderms in the class Ophiuroidea closely related to starfish. They crawl across the sea floor using...
- system. Brittle system analysis develops an analogy with materials science in order to analyze system brittleness. A system that is brittle (but initially...
- Brittle is a type of confection consisting of flat broken pieces of hard sugar candy embedded with nuts such as pecans, almonds, or peanuts, which are...
- Loch Brittle is a sea loch on the southwest coast of Skye in Scotland. A sandy beach separates Glen Brittle from Loch Brittle. The land to the sides of...
- Malleable materials can be formed cold using stamping or pressing, whereas brittle materials may be cast or ther****rmed. High degrees of ductility occur...
- Brittle Power: Energy Strategy for National Security is a 1982 book by Amory B. Lovins and L. Hunter Lovins, prepared originally as a Pentagon study and...
- Brittle asthma is a type of asthma distinguishable from other forms by recurrent, severe attacks. There are two subtypes divided by symptoms: Type 1 and...