Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Wikipedia.
Related to Blending: blending inheritance
The process of mixing two or more substances having different properties to obtain a final product having characteristics different from those of the starting materials.
Producing uniform yarn and fabric by bringing together two or more distinctive types of fibers of different lengths.
In hot-water systems, the mixing of hot water with cold water in order to raise the cold-water temperature. Blending usually takes place at the point of use.