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Fracture toughness as a characteristic of serviceability of materials

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Translated from Fiziko-Khimicheskaya Mekhanika Materialov, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 12–15, May–June, 1972.

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Romaniv, O.N., Petrina, Y.D. Fracture toughness as a characteristic of serviceability of materials. Mater Sci 8, 262–264 (1974). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00730432

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