cold flow

cold flow

[′kōld ‚flō]
(mechanics)
Creep in polymer plastics.

cold flow

1.The permanent deformation of a material under constant stress.
2. At room temperature, the continuing dimensional change under static load that follows initial instantaneous deformation.
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