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The anti-symmetric term, , is a scalar which accounts for linear
trends in the addable material constants. can be removed from
the problem by removing any such trends from and *s* without
altering their sum values. With this, Equation 11 becomes
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(12) |

which can be rewritten
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(13) |

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11/17/1997