stirring


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stirring

[′stər·iŋ]
(physics)
A turbulent process in which molecular diffusion and molecular heat conduction are speeded up.
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Mold finishers should empty their coating pails into the stirring tank every couple of hours and refill them with "fresh" coating to get the best mold or core finishes.
Stir in the milk; heat to a boil, stirring constantly, until thickened.
In an experiment with alloy A356 refined with a Al5% Ti-1% B master alloy, a grain size of 400 mm was achieved and maintained with stirring.
Add the rice and brown for 2 minutes, stirring constantly.
Since adopting argon ladle stirring, the foundry has eliminated a defect, improved melt quality and saved $6.
Stir in the onions; cook, stirring frequently, for 2 to 3 minutes, or until tender.