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Definitions of terms and phrases commonly used in ventilated and raised applications.

 

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  • Width
    The shortest linear dimension of the largest surface of the specimen, measured perpendicular to its length
  • Wind pressure
    Pressure that gusts of wind exert on a wall, generating the bending to which the free stretches of the section rods are subjected.
  • Work load
    Load obtained by dividing the maximum load by the safety factor (the maximum load is sometimes called the breaking load and the work load is sometimes called the design load or rated load).

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Definitions of terms and phrases commonly used in ventilated and raised applications.

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