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sticking

[′stik·iŋ]
(computer science)
In computers, the tendency of a flip-flop to remain in, or to spontaneously switch to, one of its two stable states.

sticking

1. The shaping of molding.
2. The cementing together of pieces of broken or separated stone, or the like.
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At first, tick sticking looks like an exercise for geometry majors.
A mold sticking test was used to show the improved release properties of Vickersil against a non-treated mold surface with a standard Vamac compound.
Lin thinks the sticking effect may also have played an important part in the origin of the solar system.