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tension

noun: a balance between and interplay of opposing elements or tendencies
a situation or condition in which opposing influences increase polarity or opposition or the difference between opposing forces.
noun: (physics) a stress that produces an elongation of an elastic physical body

Centers of Swirls are High Tension while Swirl Periphery are Low Tension

Figure 5.2 - Centers of Swirls are High Tension while Swirl Periphery are Low Tension.
(scan courtesy of University of Science & Philosophy (external link))
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See Also

Amplitude
Bias
Polar
Intensity
Stria
Striation
striations
Surface Tension


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