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- The minimum value of earth pressure. This condition exists when a soil mass is permitted to yield sufficiently to cause its internal shearing resistance along a potential failure surface to be completely mobilized.
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- At-rest earth pressure, Coefficient of consolidation, Earth pressure, Hydrostatic, Isochrome, Passive earth pressure, Pore pressure, Pore-water pressure, Swell pressure