angular shear strain

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A measure of the angular rotation from two mutually perpendicular reference axes following simple shear. The shear strain is given as the tangent of angular shear ψ, and may be positive or negative with respective clockwise or anticlockwise rotations in relation to the reference perpendicular.

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