mechanical analysis

mechanical analysis

[mi′kan·ə·kəl ə′nal·ə·səs]
(mechanical engineering)
Mechanical separation of soil, sediment, or rock by sieving, screening, or other means to determine particle-size distribution.

mechanical analysis

The process of determining particle-size distribution in an aggregate or in a soil, sediment, or rock. also see sieve analysis and particle-size distribution.
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