pour point
noun Date: 1922 the lowest temperature at which a substance flows under specified conditions

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  • Pour Point — Pour|point, Pour Point [ pɔ̃:[r] point; engl. pour = gießen, fließen, strömen u. point = Punkt], der; s, s: bei Mineralölen, Hydraulikfl. u. Schmierstoffen Bez. für diejenige Temp., die sich durch Addieren von 3 °C zu der abgelesenen Temp. ergibt …   Universal-Lexikon

  • pour|point — «PUR POYNT», noun. a stuffed and quilted doublet worn by men in the 1300 s and 1400 s. ╂[< Old French pourpoint, quilt] pour point «pr, pohr», Chemistry. the lowest temperature at which engine oil or some other substance will flow under test… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pour point — The pour point of a liquid is the lowest temperature at which it will pour or flow under prescribed conditions. It is a rough indication of the lowest temperature at which oil is readily pumpable.Also, the pour point can be defined as the minimum …   Wikipedia

  • pour point — takumo temperatūra statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Temperatūra, kurioje šildomas polimeras iš didelio elastingumo būsenos pereina į klampiatakę. atitikmenys: angl. flow point; flow temperature; yield temperature; pour point; stable pour… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • pour point — pronunc at pour I+ˌpȯint noun : the lowest temperature at which a substance (as a lubricating oil) flows under specified conditions * * * Chem. the lowest temperature at which a substance will flow under given conditions. [1920 25] * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pour point — stingimo temperatūra statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Temperatūra, kurioje skystis sustingsta. atitikmenys: angl. chilling point; chilling temperature; congelation temperature; freezing point; freezing temperature; pour point rus. температура …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • pour point — tekėjimo netekties temperatūra statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Žemiausia temperatūra, kurioje atšaldyta alyva ar kitoks naftos produktas standartinėmis sąlygomis dar gali tekėti. atitikmenys: angl. pour point rus.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • pour point — The lowest temperature at which an oil will pour or flow when chilled, without disturbance, under test conditions in ASTM D 97 …   Petroleum refining glossary

  • pour point — The lowest temperature at which a liquid (e.g., oil) will pour or flow, a test of its ability to flow and lubricate in cold weather …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • pour point — Chem. the lowest temperature at which a substance will flow under given conditions. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

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