flexure[ flek-sher ]SEE DEFINITION OF flexure
Synonyms for flexure
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FLEXURE
If these shift when the points of support of the lens are shifted, flexure may be suspected.
It is this flexure which causes the change in the position of the larva.
Their courses run somewhat independently of the lines of flexure.
The defect is most serious where wood is subjected to flexure, as in beams.
The flexure and sinking of the crust are undeniable realities.
The upper apparent constriction however seems merely to indicate the line of flexure of the upper part of the cell upon the lower.
The flexure of the floor of the brain is however quite as considerable in the Teleostei as in other types.
On the fourth day the flexure is still greater than on the third, but on the fifth and succeeding days it becomes less obvious.
The amount of this flexure varies somewhat in different forms.
This theory eliminated the flexure of the support and the curvature of the knives from the reduction of observations.