tensile stress

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ten·sile stress

a stress acting on a body per unit cross-sectional area so as to elongate the body.

tension

imposition of load tending to stretch an object (object becomes longer and thinner along line of applied force)

ten·sile stress

(tensil stres)
Stress acting on a body per unit cross-sectional area so as to elongate the body.