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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