monotron hardness test

noun
mono·​tron hardness test | \ ˈmä|nə‧ˌträn-, ˈmō| \

Definition of monotron hardness test

: an indentation test that measures the load required to produce a definite penetration of steel by a standard spherical penetrator

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“Monotron hardness test.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monotron%20hardness%20test. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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