adhesive friction

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n adhesive friction the friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road)
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Usage


In news:

Meeting highlights how friction triggers molecular-scale changes in adhesive tape, cosmetics, and more.
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In science:

Contact behavior may involve phenomena as diverse as adhesion, friction, bonding, wear and fracture.
Asperity contacts at the nanoscale: comparison of Ru and Au
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