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compression molding

noun
1.
a method of molding thermosetting plastic by closing a mold on it, forming the material by heat and pressure.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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  • compression molding, extrusion, and injection molding with and without preheating of the material were also investigated.
  • Processed by continuous compression molding without the addition of fillers, polymer modifiers or processing aids.
  • Samples were also fabricated by compression molding in which the nano-fillers were randomly oriented.

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