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vane test

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199534463
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191757624
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A simple in-situ test to determine the *shear strength (cohesion) of saturated clay at the bottom of a trial

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Subjects: Engineering and Technology

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