A question about Poisson's Ratio

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Does Poisson's Ratio only apply to material still in the linear elastic range or is it still true for the material that has undergone plastic deformation?
 

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Linear elastic only; outside this region, measurements of Poisson's ratio will trend up to 0.5 (constant volume).
 

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