phosphatization


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phosphatization

[‚fäs·fəd·ə′zā·shən]
(geochemistry)
Conversion to a phosphate or phosphates; for example, the diagenetic replacement of limestone, mudstone, or shale by phosphate-bearing solutions, producing phosphates of calcium, aluminum, or iron.
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We have examined this specimen using scanning electron microscopy (SEM) and energy dispersive X-ray (EDX) analyses with the intention of testing the suspected preservation of the digestive system by phosphatization (see Lerosey-Aubril et al.
adhesive 6108 does not withstand the test well when used with phosphatization only; and lastly,
phosphatization with primer and either form of MetalJacket application provide very durable bonds.
The combination of phosphatization and Metal Jacket provides a bondable surface robust enough to level out many effects of adhesive system and compound;
Use of primer in combination with either grit blasting or phosphatization provides substantially improved environmental resistance, although compound variation can negate this effect;
Phosphatization of organic matter requires an alkaline and reducing (micro-) environment (Briggs & Kear 1993).
1994), is also interpreted here as being formed post mortem as a result of phosphatization of the original structure of the organic matter in the shell.
ingrica), filled with the apatite formed due to phosphatization of organic matter inside the valve.
Zinc phosphatization is well-known for the interlocking of paint coatings on automotive steel sheets.

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