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support de réticulation

English translation: cross-linking support, base, substrate

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French term or phrase:support de réticulation
English translation:cross-linking support, base, substrate
Entered by: Héloïse King
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12:28 Mar 6, 2008
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Tech/Engineering - Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.)
French term or phrase: support de réticulation
"Définir les contre-moules adéquats (ou support de réticulation) pour optimisation de la forme finale des nouveaux implants mammaires"

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Héloïse King
United Kingdom
Local time: 18:12
cross-linking support, base, substrate
Explanation:
"Réticulation" is the cross-linking of polymers and such like. I know nothing about chemistry, but it appears liquid silicone rubber cross links (polymerizes) when it hardens.

Would appear to be a "blind-'em-with-science" name for "mould" !
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xxxBourth
Local time: 19:12
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cross-linking support, base, substrate


Explanation:
"Réticulation" is the cross-linking of polymers and such like. I know nothing about chemistry, but it appears liquid silicone rubber cross links (polymerizes) when it hardens.

Would appear to be a "blind-'em-with-science" name for "mould" !

xxxBourth
Local time: 19:12
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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Thanks a lot!
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