vidhäftningsförmåga

English translation: adhesivity

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Swedish term or phrase:vidhäftningsförmåga
English translation:adhesivity
Entered by: Inger Brandt

10:54 Jan 14, 2004
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Swedish term or phrase: vidhäftningsförmåga
Ett lösningsmedel med hög vidhäftningsförmåga
Inger Brandt
Local time: 16:52
adhesivity
Explanation:
Or: adhesive capacity (property), adhesiveness, adhesive (adhesion) power. All suggested by Gullberg.
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George Hopkins
Local time: 16:52
Grading comment
Thank you all. Adhesivity is the word I choose.
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Summary of answers provided
5adhesive
EKM
4adhesivity
George Hopkins
3 +1adhesiveness / adhesive capacity
Peter Linton


  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
adhesiveness / adhesive capacity


Explanation:
acc Norstedts, and other dictionaries (Engströms, Stahres) give very similar terms, eg adhesion. Even "peeling strength".

Peter Linton
Local time: 15:52
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1432

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agree  Henrik Brameus
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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
adhesivity


Explanation:
Or: adhesive capacity (property), adhesiveness, adhesive (adhesion) power. All suggested by Gullberg.

George Hopkins
Local time: 16:52
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 3115
Grading comment
Thank you all. Adhesivity is the word I choose.
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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
adhesive


Explanation:
...highly adhesive

excellent adhesive properties

EKM
Sweden
Local time: 16:52
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 577
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