malleability

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The property by virtue of which a material can be extended in all directions without rupture by the application of load
The quality or state of being malleable
{n} the quality of suffering extension by beating
the property of being physically malleable; the property of something that can be worked or hammered or shaped under pressure without breaking
The property of a metal that enables it to be hammered or rolled into sheets
The quality or state of being malleable; opposed to friability and brittleness
{i} flexibility, ability to be molded or shaped
The property that determines the ease of deforming a metal when the metal is subjected to rolling or hammering The more malleable metals can be hammered or rolled into thin sheet more easily than others
It can be defined as the property of a metal to be deformed by compression without cracking or rupturing The load may be applied slowly or suddenly and will determine whether the material will be suitable for forging or rolling into thin sheet
A metal's capability to withstand the compression of being rolled or hammer formed
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{a} that can be extended by hammering
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If you say that someone is malleable, you mean that they are easily influenced or controlled by other people. She was young enough to be malleable
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\MAL-ee-uh-bul\, adjective: 1 Capable of being extended or shaped by beating with a hammer, or by the pressure of rollers; -- applied to metals 2 Capable of being altered or controlled by outside forces; easily influenced 3 Capable of adjusting to changing circumstances; adaptable
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Can be hammered, pressed, formed or bent into many shapes
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The property of metals being deprived of form, accepting deformation under pressure, hammering or rolling without breaking
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Able to be hammered into thin sheets; capable of being extended or shaped by beating with a hammer, or by the pressure of rollers
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Capable of being easily shaped or formed, malleable metals can be worked with a hammer or a roller Gold and sterling silver are very malleable metals
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A term used to describe metals that can be hammered, pounded or pressed into various shapes
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Capable of being hammered or extended by beating
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can be hammered into a sheet
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{s} flexible, able to be molded or shaped by hammering or pressure; adaptable
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Capable of being extended or shaped by beating with a hammer, or by the pressure of rollers; applied to metals
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easily influenced
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Flexible, liable to change
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A substance that is malleable is soft and can easily be made into different shapes. Silver is the most malleable of all metals. rigid
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\MAL-ee-uh-buhl\, adjective: 1 Capable of being extended or shaped by beating with a hammer, or by the pressure of rollers; -- applied to metals 2 Capable of being altered or controlled by outside forces; easily influenced 3 Capable of adjusting to changing circumstances; adaptable
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Capable of being shaped by beating with a hammer or by rolling
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capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out; "ductile copper"; "malleable metals such as gold"; "they soaked the leather to made it pliable"; "pliant molten glass"; "made of highly tensile steel alloy"
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Formable or easily shaped
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    Silbentrennung

    mal·le·a·bi·li·ty

    Türkische aussprache

    mäliıbîlıti

    Aussprache

    /ˌmalēəˈbələtē/ /ˌmæliːəˈbɪlətiː/

    Etymologie

    [ 'ma-lE-&-b&l, 'mal-y&a ] (adjective.) 14th century. Middle English malliable, from Middle French or Medieval Latin; Middle French malleable, from Medieval Latin malleabilis, from malleare to hammer, from Latin malleus hammer; more at MAUL.

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