vulcanizable


vulcanizable

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  • vulcanizable — vulcanīˈzable or vulcanīˈsable adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑Vulcan …   Useful english dictionary

  • vulcanize — vulcanizable, adj. vulcanization, n. vulcanizer, n. /vul keuh nuyz /, v.t., vulcanized, vulcanizing. 1. to treat (rubber) with sulfur and heat, thereby imparting strength, greater elasticity, durability, etc. 2. to subject (a substance other than …   Universalium

  • Schwefel — Eigenschaften …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • vulcanizer — See vulcanizable. * * * …   Universalium

  • vulcanization — [vul΄kə ni zā′shən] n. 〚/span> VULCANIZE + ATION〛 1. the process of treating crude rubber with sulfur or its compounds and subjecting it to heat in order to make it nonplastic and increase its strength and elasticity 2. a process somewhat like… …   Universalium

  • vulcanize — or vulcanise vʌlkənʌɪz verb harden (rubber or rubber like material) by treating it with sulphur at a high temperature. Derivatives vulcanizable adjective vulcanization noun vulcanizer noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • vulcanize — v.tr. (also ise) treat (rubber or rubberlike material) with sulphur etc. esp. at a high temperature to increase its strength. Derivatives: vulcanizable adj. vulcanization n. vulcanizer n. Etymology: Vulcan, Roman god of fire and metal working …   Useful english dictionary


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