Sorbitic
Sorbite Sor"bite, n. [L. sorbus service tree.] (Chem.) A sugarlike substance, isomeric with mannite and dulcite, found with sorbin in the ripe berries of the sorb, and extracted as a sirup or a white crystalline substance. -- {Sor*bit"ic}, a. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • sorbitic — sorbític adj. m., pl. sorbítici; f. sg. sorbítică, pl. sorbítice Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  SORBÍTIC, Ă adj. Referitor la sorbită, de natura sorbitei. [cf …   Dicționar Român

  • sorbitic — sor·bit·ic …   English syllables

  • sorbitic — adjective see sorbite * * * sorbitˈic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑sorbite …   Useful english dictionary

  • sorbitizare — sorbitizáre s. f., g. d. art. sorbitizării Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  SORBITIZÁRE s.f. (tehn.) Tratament termic prin care se realizează structura sorbitică (sorbitic) de revenire. [< sorbită + izare]. Trimis de …   Dicționar Român

  • sorbite — /ˈsɔbaɪt/ (say sawbuyt) noun 1. a steel microstructure consisting of ferrite and finely divided cementite, which is produced when martensite is tempered above 450°C. 2. a constituent of steel produced by the decomposition of austenite when the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • troostite — I. /ˈtrustaɪt/ (say troohstuyt) noun 1. the microstructure of hardened steel, consisting of ferrite and finely divided cementite, which is produced on tempering martensite below 450°C. 2. Also, troostitic pearlite. the constituent produced by the …   Australian English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”