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What is fatigue of metal?

Metal fatigue is caused by repeated cycling of the load. It is a progressive localized damage due to fluctuating stresses and strains on the material. Metal fatigue cracks initiate and propagate in regions where the strain is most severe. The… Full Answer

Forms of fatigue?

There are different forms of fatigue. The most common ones include metabolic fatigue, muscular fatigue, energy depletion and fatigue of the nervous system. Full Answer