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  1. whettingnoun

    The process by which something is whetted.

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  1. Whetting

    of Whet

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  1. Whetting

    A stabilizing current used to break down small erratic contact resistances when measuring low resistant circuits.

    When measuring a low electrical resistance, a low "whetting" current (typically of 200 mA) helps provide a stable low resistance reading.

    Submitted by JP03 on July 6, 2015  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whetting in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whetting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of whetting in a Sentence

  1. Akhenaten:

    Indulge not thyself in the passion of anger; it is whetting a sword to wound thine own breast, or murder thy friend.

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