sieve diameter

sieve diameter

[′siv dī‚am·əd·ər]
(engineering)
The size of a sieve opening through which a given particle will just pass.
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That MWD millimeters, [X.sub.i](s) remaining on each sieve diameter in millimeters [W.sub.i] dry aggregate in each sieve based on the total weight of the soil is warm.