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(y&#x2202;ng) See [[Special:MyLanguage/Dictionary:elastic_constants,_elastic_moduli|''elastic constant'']]. Named for Thomas Young (1772&#x2013;1829), British natural philosopher.
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The ratio of axial [[Stress|stress]] to axial [[Strain|strain]] in a long cylinder (with stress-free sides) of an isotropic medium.
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Named for [[wp:Thomas_Young_(scientist)|Thomas Young]] (1772&#x2013;1829), British natural philosopher.
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Related to other elastic parameters [[Dictionary:Fig_E-5|here]].
 
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The ratio of axial stress to axial strain in a long cylinder (with stress-free sides) of an isotropic medium. Named for Thomas Young (1772–1829), British natural philosopher. Related to other elastic parameters here.