abrasion resistance


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abrasion resistance

[ə′brā·zhən rə′zis·təns]
(materials)
The ability of a surface to resist wearing due to contact with another surface moving with respect to it.

abrasion resistance

The ability of a surface to resist being worn away or to maintain its original appearance when rubbed with another object.
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Of all the accelerated methods proposed, Abrasion Resistance, as described by ASTM D2486-96, most closely meets this set of criterion.
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