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buildup

[′bil‚dəp]
(ecology)
A significant increase in a natural population, usually as a result of progressive changes in ecological relations.
(metallurgy)
Deposition of excess metal, either by electroplating or spraying, on worn or undersized machine components to restore required dimensions.
(science and technology)
A gradual accumulation of material.
An increased value of pressure that results from a series of small increases.
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Torque buildup time also had a significant effect on PIN [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 4 OMITTED].
A common way to suppress die lip buildup is to blend into the base resin an incompatible processing aid in concentrations on the order of parts-per-million.
Sometimes lower die temperatures can create a cool layer of resin on the inner surface of the die that creeps slowly to the die exit and then separates from the bulk flow, causing buildup.
* Uhle box strips/covers--ceramics for wear/buildup, cracking and piano keying, poly for wear and buildup. Both types have deckles that should he inspected far condition and positioning.
To evaluate heart health, the scientists performed ultrasound examinations of plaque buildup in the participants' carotid artery, the large Y-shaped vessel that supplies blood to the head.
The defense buildup proceeded without any clearly defined sense of strategy or purpose; the Pentagon was racked by some of the most severe procurement scandals in its history; and the defense budget and programs that he bequeathed to his successor, Frank Carlucci, were so far out of balance that his five-year plan had a shortfall of $500 billion.
This buildup, which results from human activities, seems likely to continue.
If you allow the buildup to continue, the sand will throw the track.
Thermally stable to 700 F, providing multiple releases with no mold buildup or transfer to the part.
A final cause of pump overloading is internal buildup due to lack of preseparation or from calcium carbonate scale deposits.
If the new molecules can work as well as the fish proteins do, they could offer a new route to protecting frozen foods and chilled transplant organs from destructive ice buildup.
Williams, Allied Mineral Products, Inc., stated that metal finning and buildup are problems related to furnace linings.