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  1. Softening point

    The softening point is the temperature at which a material softens beyond some arbitrary softness. It can be determined, for example, by the Vicat method (ASTM-D1525 or ISO 306), Heat Deflection Test (ASTM-D648) or a ring and ball method (ISO 4625 or ASTM E28-67/E28-99 or ASTM D36 or ASTM D6493 - 11). A ring and ball apparatus can also be used for the determination of softening point of bituminous materials.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of softening point in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of softening point in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  • نقطة تليينArabic
  • மென்மையாக்கும் புள்ளிTamil

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    either of two different animal or plant species living in close association but not interdependent
    • A. numinous
    • B. commensal
    • C. bibulous
    • D. bristly

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