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buckling

 [buk´ling]
the process or an instance of becoming crumpled or warped.
scleral buckling a technique for repair of detachment of the retina, in which indentations or infoldings of the sclera are made over the tears in the retina so as to promote adherence of the retina to the choroid.

buckling

/buck·ling/ (buk´ling) the process or an instance of becoming crumpled or warped.
scleral buckling  a technique for repair of a detached retina, in which indentations or infoldings of the sclera are made over the tears in the retina to promote adherence of the retina to the choroid.

buckling,

n the crowding of anterior teeth in the dental arch.

buckling

the process or an instance of becoming crumpled or warped.

scleral buckling
a technique for repair of detachment of the retina, in which indentations or infoldings of the sclera are made over the tears in the retina so as to promote adherence of the retina to the choroid.
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As an alternative several studies investigated the buckling of plates with or without holes from various aspects.
An arbitrary small initial imperfection level of H/100,000 was incorporated in an attempt to find a bifurcation-type buckling load.
5] obtained the critical buckling loads and half-wave numbers of axially loaded RF and RR plates by solving two transcendental equations.
In this paper a beam finite element model is used to evaluate the critical buckling loads of the frame as eigenvalues.
A desire to comply with the law and fear of fines no doubt had much to do with that trend, as did publicity about the potentially life-saving benefits of buckling up.
Homeowners might not be able to readily spot damaged composite siding but telltale signs include swelling, buckling and warping as well as discolored or chipping paint.
A unique buckling system increases cartridge life and supports heavy duty-cycle environments.
Shell buckling or bulging are defects usually seen on long, flat surfaces of a casting.
The computational methods of buckling for elastic and inelastic instability of thin-walled compressive member are discussed in this paper.
This paper presents a probabilistic computational model of the buckling of CWR track.