Term: lateral_load Class:  
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Created 11 May 2016
Last modified 26 May 2016
Contributed by Shein Kim


Definition: load whose main component is a horizontal force acting on the structure.  DesignSafeSim   StructModelArchive 
Examples: concrete, steel-plate, masonry or CLT structural wall; concrete or steel movement-resisting frame; steel braced frame; concrete or CLT rocking wall; concrete, steel or wood frame with post-tensioned connections