malleability


malleability
it can be defined as the property of a metal to be deformed by compression without cracking or rupturing. The load may be applied slowly or suddenly and will determine whether the material will be suitable for forging or rolling into thin sheet.

Mechanics glossary. 2013.

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  • Malleability — Mal le*a*bil i*ty, n. [CF. F. mall[ e]abilit[ e].] The quality or state of being malleable; opposed to {friability} and {brittleness}. Locke. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Malleability — Malleability. См. Ковкость. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • malleability — index amenability, discipline (obedience) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • malleability — 1680s, from MALLEABLE (Cf. malleable) + ITY (Cf. ity) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Malleability — For malleability in cryptography, see malleability (cryptography). Malleability is a mechanical property of matter, but is most commonly used in reference to metals and metalloids. A malleable metal is capable of being flattened into thin sheets… …   Wikipedia

  • malleability — tąsumas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Medžiagos savybė temptis. atitikmenys: angl. ductility; malleability; stretchability; tensility vok. Dehnbarkeit, f; Duktilität, f; Streckbarkeit, f; Verformbarkeit, f rus.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • malleability — tąsumas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Medžiagos savybė temptis. atitikmenys: angl. ductility; malleability; stretchabilily; tensilily rus. растяжимость; тягучесть …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • malleability — kalumas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Kietosios medžiagos savybė plastiškai deformuotis veikiant smūginei apkrovai. atitikmenys: angl. malleability rus. ковкость …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • malleability — malleable ► ADJECTIVE 1) able to be hammered or pressed into shape without breaking or cracking. 2) easily influenced. DERIVATIVES malleability noun. ORIGIN from Latin malleus a hammer …   English terms dictionary

  • malleability — noun see malleable …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • malleability — See malleable. * * * …   Universalium


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