Laminable
Laminable Lam"i*na*ble, a. Capable of being split into lamin[ae] or thin plates, as mica; capable of being extended under pressure into a thin plate or strip. [1913 Webster]

When a body can be readily extended in all directions under the hammer, it is said to be malleable; and when into fillets under the rolling press, it is said to be laminable. --Ure. [1913 Webster]


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  • laminable — [lam′i nə bəl] adj. that can be laminated …   English World dictionary

  • laminable — ► adjetivo Que puede ser convertido o reducido a láminas: ■ metal laminable …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • laminable — /lam euh neuh beuhl/, adj. capable of being laminated. [1790 1800; LAMIN(ATE) + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • laminable — adj. may be laminated, may be formed into multiple layers, may be split into thin layers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • laminable — lam•i•na•ble [[t]ˈlæm ə nə bəl[/t]] adj. capable of being laminated • Etymology: 1790–1800 …   From formal English to slang

  • laminable — /ˈlæmənəbəl/ (say lamuhnuhbuhl) adjective capable of being laminated …   Australian English dictionary

  • laminable — /lam euh neuh beuhl/, adj. capable of being laminated. [1790 1800; LAMIN(ATE) + ABLE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • laminer — [ lamine ] v. tr. <conjug. : 1> • 1731; au p. p. « orné de petites lamelles » 1596; du lat. lamina → lame 1 ♦ Réduire (une masse métallique) en feuilles, en lames ou en barres minces au moyen du laminoir. ⇒ étirer; laminage. P. p. adj.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Laminability — Lam i*na*bil i*ty, n. The quality or state of being laminable. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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