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com·pac·tion

 (kəm-păk′shən)
n.
The process of compacting or the state of being compacted.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.compaction - an increase in the density of somethingcompaction - an increase in the density of something
concentration - increase in density
2.compaction - the act of crushing
compressing, compression - applying pressure
pulverisation, pulverization, grind, mill - the act of grinding to a powder or dust
Translations

compaction

[kəmˈpækʃən] n (= compression) → compactage m
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They include the production of "hidden" dams by means of shake pressure compaction (rdv) and subsequent surface compaction by drop weight (fgv).
Although injection molding is the most favored process for fabricating articles from thermoplastics, polymer powder compaction, a method based on powder metallurgy, has been attempted [4-7].
However, soil compaction had little effect on vascular cylinder in terms of microscopic observation, the R and F values.
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The rigs have been pounding the ground by order of Swissboring, the firm contracted to conduct dynamic compaction and dynamic replacement procedures at the development.
Soil compaction is defined as a reduction in total porositydensification of soil as a result of expelling air.
When managed for timber or fire hazard reduction, management operations in plantations often involve heavy equipment, which has the potential to reduce soil productivity if the soil compaction effects are great enough.
Intelligent compaction is an innovative pavement construction technology that equips conventional rollers with instrumentation to monitor and control the material compaction process.
Trench Grader compactors make it possible to achieve a higher level of compaction and reach deeper into the soil.
The compaction behavior of recycled aggregates mixed with 5% to 25% sand, cement and brick was evaluated by Melbouci (2009), who made the following observations: (1) addition of 10% by mass of cement to RCA, leads to the maximum dry density and a low optimum moisture content; (2) Addition to RCA of crushed brick particles having sizes lower than 0.
The free event - Proactive Grassland Management: What's in it for me - is aimed at farmers and land managers with an interest in managing compaction and productivity in grassland, particularly permanent pasture and upland grass swards.
ABSTRACT: This paper presents the results of an experimental study to explore the effects of initial moisture content and compaction energy on swelling characteristics of expansive clay.