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green strength

noun
1.
Foundry. the tensile strength of greensand.
2.
Metallurgy. the tensile strength of an unsintered compact.
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  • Latex emulsions were used to promote improved wetting, drying, and green strength of the ceramic layers.
  • The phenolic binder serves to provide green strength and geometric stability after curing in the mold.
  • Because natural rubber has a higher green strength than synthetic rubber, it is much harder to break down.
  • Two other key properties relating to tire building are tack and green strength.

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