- firm resoluteness in purpose or opinion or action
"a charming host without any touch of stiffness or pomposity"
- the property of moving with pain or difficulty
"he awoke with a painful stiffness in his neck"
- She stretched to relieve the stiffness in her back.
- Tom felt the stiffness in his joints as he stood up after sitting in the same position for a long time.
- Torsional stiffness
- Evolus® reduces arterial stiffness
- Assessment of track stiffness
- Specifies limiting stiffness criteria (torsional stiffness);
- global track stiffness (4.2.15),
- Global track stiffness
- Stiffness of the main vehicle structure
- Structural deterioration resulting in a marked lack of stiffness
- mass, inertia and stiffness of car body, bogies and wheelsets
- 2 Pivot attachment for stiffness testing as described below.
- The claim proposed by the applicant was worded as follows: ‘Evolus® reduces arterial stiffness’.
- Requirements for maximum stiffness of rail fastenings are set out in section 5.3.2.
- Euro banknote with structural deterioration resulting in a marked lack of stiffness