In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of clothes, fabric) encogimiento masculine(of wood, metal) contracción feminine(of amount, number) reducción feminine
- Most of the garments were made of viscose fabric base, bio-degradable and 100 per cent shrinkage free.
- It could also cause color bleeding, shrinkage, and browning.
- At low compaction water contents, shrinkage decreases with increasing compactive effort.
- A dense wood will have proportionally more elasticity and resistance, but also a greater margin of shrinkage and swelling.
- Some fabrics have what is called progressive shrinkage.
- Without regularly spaced contraction joints, this shrinkage will result in random cracking.
- Also, how much shrinkage should be expected in the floor slab?
- At the beginning of the process, for moderate external glucose concentrations, small shrinkages were observed and vesicle shapes remained quasispherical.
- This is because cotton denim has residual shrinkage and will continue to shrink with each successive wash.
- Dry-clean this natural fiber to avoid excessive shrinkage.
- There is evidence that heating collagenous tissue causes tissue shrinkage through collagen denaturation.
- Formation of shrinkage cracks allows water infiltration that weakens the subgrade, which may lead to further fatigue cracking in the pavement structure.
- An example would be dry, warm, or windy conditions that cause excessive shrinkage and cracking in overlays.
- There is no need to be concerned about carpet damage such as browning, shrinkage, buckling, delaminating, and mildew.
- Other researchers have suggested that shrinkage occurs when there are long distances between pastures and weighing facilities.
- Weight, shrinkage, strength and other properties depend on the moisture content of wood.
- This controls shrinkage without loss of strength or elastic recovery.
- Slightly overfill the crack to allow for shrinkage.
(stock losses)fugas femininepérdidas feminine
- Turnover shrinkage, as a percentage of turnover, fell from 1.45 per cent to 1.37 per cent.
- What happened to the market, and the reasons for its dramatic shrinkage, are complex, and the advent of television is only one of them, albeit a major one.
- A depressed stock market accounts for part of this shrinkage.
- It is simply a fact of organizational life: growth is more attractive than shrinkage.
- The effect has been two agency closures, a couple of mergers, and further shrinkage is expected in the coming year.
- The land of spoilage, shrinkage, of profit margins so thin that the accountant's hands bleed with a thousand sharp cuts.
- None of those shrinkages includes the work that I do, but one of the programmes in which I teach is still being reviewed.
- Economic growth in 2006 is expected to slow because of to export shrinkage in the field of heavy production.
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