Definisi 'shear'
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noun
1 (physics) a deformation of an object in which parallel planes remain parallel but are shifted in a direction parallel to themselves
Example:
• the shear changed the quadrilateral into a parallelogram
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2 a large edge tool that cuts sheet metal by passing a blade through it
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3 A pair of shears; -- now always used in the plural, but formerly also in the singular. See Shears.
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verb
4 cut with shears
Example:
• shear hedges
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5 shear the wool from
Example:
• shear sheep
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6 cut or cut through with shears
Example:
• shear the wool off the lamb
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7 become deformed by forces tending to produce a shearing strain
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8 To cut, clip, or sever anything from with shears or a like instrument; as, to shear sheep; to shear cloth.
source: webster1913
9 To deviate. See Sheer.
source: webster1913
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shearing, shears, shearer, natural philosophy, physics, edge tool, deformation, change, clip, crop,

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