Sizing
Sizing Siz"ing, n. 1. Act of covering or treating with size. [1913 Webster]

2. A weak glue used in various trades; size. [1913 Webster]


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  • Sizing — or size is a substance that is applied to porous materials as a glaze or filler. It is used to change surface properties in papermaking, gilding, and the manufacture of textiles. Papermaking Sizing is used on fibers during paper manufacture in… …   Wikipedia

  • Sizing — Siz ing, n. 1. The act of sorting with respect to size. [1913 Webster] 2. The act of bringing anything to a certain size. [1913 Webster] 3. (Univ. of Cambridge, Eng.) Food and drink ordered from the buttery by a student. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sizing — Sizing. См. Калибровка. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • sizing — [sī′ziŋ] n. 1. SIZE2 2. the act or process of applying such size …   English World dictionary

  • sizing — /suy zing/, n. 1. the act or process of applying size or preparing with size. 2. size, as for glazing paper or strengthening fabric. [1625 35; SIZE2 + ING1] * * * ▪ technology       coating with a gelatinous or other substance to add strength or… …   Universalium

  • Sizing — Size Size, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sizing}.] To cover with size; to prepare with size. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sizing — noun a) A gelatinous glue for glazing or sizing canvas, paper, plaster or wood; often made from animal skins. b) paste …   Wiktionary

  • sizing —    Treatment of a fabric or other surface with size any of several gooey substances usually made from glue (the best is made from rabbit skin), wax, or clay and used as a glaze or filler for porous material such as paper, cloth, or wall surfaces …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • sizing — kalibravimas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Mechaninis detalių apdirbimas, kai išoriniai ar vidiniai paviršiai spaudžiami. Kalibruojant tikslinami visi detalės matmenys. atitikmenys: angl. calibration; gaging;… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • sizing — kalibravimas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Augalų, sėklų ar vaisių ir pan. skirstymas į grupes arba frakcijas pagal matmenis arba masę. atitikmenys: angl. calibration; size classification; sizing vok. Kalibrieren, n; …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

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