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Proportional limit

proportional limit

The greatest stress that a material is capable of sustaining without any deviation from proportionality of stress to strain (hooke's law).


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Re: what causes enlarged small-groups to break up?

... other individuals and maintaining social relationships, is directly proportional in many mammalian species and their group size. So, in other ... time managing their relationships with others, the group size upper limit is reached. Anyway, as far as I remember, this applied to truly "social" ...

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by biohazard
Thu Oct 13, 2011 9:45 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: what causes enlarged small-groups to break up?
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Ion uptake in freshwater teleosts?

... through this surface layer. Thus this electromotive force is no longer proportional to the hydrogen ion concentracion because it decrease and the ... and values of pH and Eh (oxidation potential). Ranges outside these limit are fatal for livinf organisms.

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by anastasianikifor
Thu Aug 26, 2010 9:15 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Ion uptake in freshwater teleosts?
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