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Definition of Structural failure

Structural failure Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Structural integrity and failure is an aspect of engineering which deals with the ability of a structure to support a designed load (weight, force, etc...) without breaking, tearing apart, or collapsing, and includes the study of breakage that has previously occurred in order to prevent failures in future designs.

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