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PREFERRED TERM
shearing  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • A deformation in which contiguous parts of a body are displaced relatively to each other in a direction parallel to a surface. The surface may be a discrete fault, or the deformation may be a penetrative strain and the shear surface is a geometric abstraction.
DESCRIPTION
  • A deformation in which contiguous parts of a body are displaced relatively to each other in a direction parallel to a surface. The surface may be a discrete fault, or the deformation may be a penetrative strain and the shear surface is a geometric abstraction.
IDENTIFIER
  • shearing
TITLE
  • shearing
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/EventProcessValue/shearing
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EQUIVALENT CONCEPTS
Event Process