Brinell test


: the test to determine Brinell hardness

Word History


after Johann A.Brinell †1925 Swedish engineer

First Known Use

1915, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Brinell test was in 1915

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“Brinell test.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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