Definitions for malleability

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. malleability, plasticity(noun)

    the property of being physically malleable; the property of something that can be worked or hammered or shaped without breaking

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  1. malleability(Noun)

    The quality or state of being malleable.

  2. malleability(Noun)

    The property by virtue of which a material can be extended in all directions without rupture by the application of load; a material's ability to be bent, formed, or shaped without cracking or breaking.

  3. malleability(Noun)

    a property of a cryptographic algorithms in which an adversary can alter a ciphertext such that it decrypts to a related plaintext

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Malleability(noun)

    the quality or state of being malleable; -- opposed to friability and brittleness

  2. Origin: [CF. F. mallabilit.]

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