11:33 Jul 31, 2007
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English to Dutch translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Physics / viscositeit
English term or phrase: shear-thinning
Context: "However, the viscosity of so-called non-newtonian fluids (including the liquid chocolate ingredient according to the patent, as will be demonstrated below) not only depends from the temperature but also depends from the shear to which the fluid is subjected (“shear-thinning” fluids)."

Dank bij voorbaat

Steven Mertens
Local time: 14:01

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2viscositeitsvermindering o.i.v. afschuifkracht(en)
Leo te Braake | dutCHem



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viscositeitsvermindering o.i.v. afschuifkracht(en)

dit is een inhoudelijk zo goed mogelijke weergave. Ik zit hier niet diep genoeg in om te weten of er een gangbare een kortere term bestaat.

Note added at 41 mins (2007-07-31 12:14:22 GMT)

pseudoplastisch komt me heel ver weg bekend voor, maar zou er nooit opgekomen zijn.
Dilatant: associeer ik met verdunnen, snap ik niet.
never mind...

Leo te Braake | dutCHem
Local time: 14:01
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Asker: Beste Leo, heb het antwoord intussen al gevonden. Het zouden "pseudoplastische" vloeistoffen zijn in tegenstelling tot "dilatante" vloeistoffen. Toch bedankt voor je hulp!

Asker: Heb dit, na lang zoeken, teruggevonden in onderstaande referentie

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