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Definition of Rigidity

Rigidity

  1. The quality or state of being rigid; want of pliability; the quality of resisting change of form; the amount of resistance with which a body opposes change of form; -- opposed to flexibility, ductility, malleability, and softness.
  2. Stiffness of appearance or manner; want of ease or elegance.
  3. Severity; rigor.
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Rigidity Translations

rigidity in German is Steifheit, Starrheit
rigidity in Spanish is rigidez