Definition of Tensile strength:
The resistance of a material to breaking under tension.
Resistance to elongation, the maximum longitudinal stress a material can bear with fracture or permanent deformation. Also called tension.
How to use Tensile strength in a sentence?
- Suddenly the polymer producers were challenged to develop specialty materials with higher tensile strengths, higher temperature resistance, higher abrasion resistance, and greater stiffness.
Meaning of Tensile strength & Tensile strength Definition