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sinter

verb sin·ter \ˈsin-tər\

Definition of SINTER

transitive verb
:  to cause to become a coherent mass by heating without melting
intransitive verb
:  to undergo sintering
sinter noun
sin·ter·abil·i·ty \ˌsin-tə-rə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

Origin of SINTER

German Sinter slag, cinder, from Old High German sintar — more at cinder
First Known Use: 1871
Medical Dictionary

sinter

transitive verb sin·ter \ˈsint-ər\

Medical Definition of SINTER

:  to cause to become a coherent mass by heating without melting <the binding of sintered hydroxyapatite with bone>

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