Elmendorf test

noun
El·​men·​dorf test | \ ˈelmənˌdȯrf- \

Definition of Elmendorf test

: a standard test for the tearing strength of paper

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History and Etymology for Elmendorf test

after Armin Elmendorf, born 1890 American mechanical engineer, its inventor

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“Elmendorf test.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Elmendorf%20test. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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