equicohesive temperature

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Definition of equicohesive temperature

: the temperature below which fracture of a metal does not occur at crystal boundaries and above which it does occur at such boundaries

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History and Etymology for equicohesive temperature

equi- + cohesive

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“Equicohesive temperature.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/equicohesive%20temperature. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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