Definition of Fatigue. Meaning of Fatigue. Synonyms of Fatigue

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Definition of Fatigue

Fatigue
Fatigue Fa*tigue", n. [F., fr. fatiguer to fatigue, L. fatigare; cf. L. affatim sufficiently.] 1. Weariness from bodily labor or mental exertion; lassitude or exhaustion of strength. 2. The cause of weariness; labor; toil; as, the fatigues of war. --Dryden. 3. The weakening of a metal when subjected to repeated vibrations or strains. Fatigue call (Mil.), a summons, by bugle or drum, to perform fatigue duties. Fatigue dress, the working dress of soldiers. Fatigue duty (Mil.), labor exacted from soldiers aside from the use of arms. --Farrow. Fatigue party, a party of soldiers on fatigue duty.
Fatigue
Fatigue Fa*tigue", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fatigued; p. pr. & vb. n. Fatiguing, n.] [Cf. F. fatiguer. See Fatigue, n.] To weary with labor or any bodily or mental exertion; to harass with toil; to exhaust the strength or endurance of; to tire. Syn: To jade; tire; weary; bore. See Jade.

Meaning of Fatigue from wikipedia

- Fatigue is a subjective feeling of tiredness that has a gradual onset. Unlike weakness, fatigue can be alleviated by periods of rest. Fatigue can have...
- Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also referred to as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), is a medical condition characterized by long-term fatigue and other...
- In materials science, fatigue is the weakening of a material caused by repeatedly applied loads. It is the progressive and localized structural damage...
- Adrenal fatigue or hypoadrenia is a pseudoscientific diagnosis believed in alternative medicine to be the state when adrenal glands are exhausted and...
- In decision making and psychology, decision fatigue refers to the deteriorating quality of decisions made by an individual after a long session of decision...
- Metal fatigue is a weakening of metal due to stress, resulting in an ac****ulation of small cracks. Metal Fatigue may also refer to: Metal Fatigue (album)...
- Fatigue limit, endurance limit, and fatigue strength are all expressions used to describe a property of materials: the amplitude (or range) of cyclic...
- Fatigue is a subjective feeling of tiredness and exhaustion in humans. Fatigue or fatigues may also refer to: Central nervous system fatigue, changes in...
- Muscle fatigue is the decline in ability of a muscle to generate force. It can be a result of vigorous exercise but abnormal fatigue may be caused by...
- Comp****ion fatigue, also known as secondary traumatic stress (STS), is a condition characterized by a gradual lessening of comp****ion over time. Scholars...
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