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Related to ductileness: malleable
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Noun1.ductileness - the malleability of something that can be drawn into threads or wires or hammered into thin sheets
malleability, plasticity - the property of being physically malleable; the property of something that can be worked or hammered or shaped without breaking
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The increase of rock ductileness can be viewed as an increase of energy dissipation [12].
(89) Although these fillers increase the mechanical properties of the parent polymer, there are negative affects as well, including decreased ductileness, poor moldability, and poor surface smoothness.