What is Tensioning?

Tensioning definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
the act of stretching or straining.
the state of being stretched or strained.
mental or emotional strain; intense, suppressed suspense, anxiety, or excitement.
a strained relationship between individuals, groups, nations, etc.
(not in current use) pressure, especially of a vapor.

Mechanics. the longitudinal deformation of an elastic body that results in its elongation. the force producing such deformation.

Electricity. electromotive force; potential.
Machinery. a device for stretching or pulling something.
a device to hold the proper tension on the material being woven in a loom.

verb (used with object)
to subject (a cable, belt, tendon, or the like) to tension, especially for a specific purpose.


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