plastic consistency

plastic consistency

The condition of freshly mixed cement paste, mortar, or concrete such that deformation will be sustained continuously in any direction without rupture.
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This was the cause for more synechiae formation and its plastic consistency also caused more pain.
The extemporaneous peloids are those muds which have not been subjected to any process of maturation, and after preparation and agitation (to acquire plastic consistency and homogeneity desired), are applied with therapeutic purposes (Armijo et al., 2010; Texeira, 2011).
The plastic limits of soil define a range of soil moisture content in which soil has a plastic consistency. The limits are termed the lower plastic limit, often just referred to as the plastic limit (PL), and the upper plastic or liquid limit (LL).