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deformability

 [de-form″ah-bil´ĭ-te]
the ability of cells to change shape as they pass through narrow spaces, such as erythrocytes passing through the microvasculature.

de·form·a·bi·li·ty

(dē-fōrm'ă-bil'i-tē),
The ability of cells, such as erythrocytes, to change shape as they pass through narrow spaces, such as the microvasculature.

deformability

/de·form·a·bil·i·ty/ (de-form″ah-bil´it-e) ability of cells to change shape when passing through narrow spaces, such as erythrocytes passing through the microvasculature.

deformability

the ability of cells, such as erythrocytes, to change shape as they pass through narrow spaces, such as the microvasculature.
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In order to avoid such cases of deformability, the authors intend to attach, in the risk zones, modular elements made from inforced composites or particulate composites able to absorb the impact energy.