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Shear flow

shear flow A flow of a material in which parallel planes in the material are displaced in a direction parallel to each... Read More

Shear stress

shear stress The force acting in shear flow expressed per unit area; units in the cGS system:... Read More


Viscosity refers to the state or condition of being viscous. It is measured as a physical property of a fluid. As a physical... Read More

Shear rate

Definition noun (fluid mechanics) The rate of change of velocity at which one layer of fluid flows over an adjacent parallel... Read More


Definition noun (1) The circulating fluid (plasma) and suspended formed elements, such as red blood cells, white blood... Read More