deformation definition

  • noun:
    • The work or procedure for deforming.
    • The condition of being deformed.
    • An alteration of type the worse.
    • Physics a modification of form, as by pressure or tension.
    • Physics The shape that outcomes from these types of a modification.
    • The act of deforming, or condition to be deformed.
    • A transformation; modification of form.
    • The work of deforming, or condition of any such thing deformed.
    • Transformation; change of shape.
    • The work of deforming, or changing the form of; change of type.
    • An altered form.
    • Deformity; disfigurement.
    • In geometry and mech., a change of form of a body or surface with no breach associated with the continuity of its parts, and usually without any alteration associated with the measurements of all of them; relative displacement of parts; strain.
    • In botany, any malformation or unusual development as a result of the assault of some parasite.
    • In geology, the procedure wherein, under the influence of strains (usually compressive), specific strata, masses of rock, or bigger portions of planet's crust experience change of type, as whenever massive stones become schistose, flat strata tend to be collapsed, or mountain-ranges tend to be upheaved.
    • a big change when it comes to even worse
    • alteration when you look at the shape or proportions of an object due to the effective use of tension to it
    • the act of twisting or deforming the design of one thing (age.g., yourself)

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