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Synonyms for strength

Synonyms for strength

the state or quality of being physically strong

power used to overcome resistance

the condition of being free from defects or flaws

reliability in withstanding pressure, force, or stress

Synonyms for strength

capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a war

the power to induce the taking of a course of action or the embracing of a point of view by means of argument or entreaty

capacity to produce strong physiological or chemical effects

the condition of financial success

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The level of wet strength depends also considerably on the type of viscose fiber employed.
However, almost all the soluble and most of the insoluble carbohydrates have to be removed, as is the case for the isolate, to significantly improve the ABES wet strength of the soy adhesive without added PAE polymer.
Subsoils in transported materials have lower dry and wet strengths than saprolite and the water retention at all matric potentials is lower; however, the clay matrix of both types of material is equally responsive to changes in water content and matrix potential.
Its wet strength is superior to leading midtier brands today, P&G maintains.
The most important feature of the paper was its high wet strength which was obtained by the relatively new development of resin bonding.
Gorham announces expanded capability to make packaging papers with up to 25% wet strength, color and grease resistance, adding innovative functionality for demanding Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) and food applications.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Wet Strength Resin (Epicholoro Hydrin based Poly Amide Resin) on as such basis.
Zanlabel gloss is double coated on one side and available in non-wet strength (NWS), light wet strength (LWS) and wet strength (WS) versions in weights from 70 up to 100 g/[m.
Eastman Cyphrex microfibers provide excellent wet strength, can be run at standard consistency on the wet end and provide high dry strength without the use of a wet strength agent or bonding agent.
Wet strength is important for accelerated tests involving the internal forces generated by the swelling of wood and plasticization of the adhesive with increasing humidity.
Procter & Gamble has agreed to halve the wet strength of Charmin toilet tissue in the wake of mounting concerns that the product could block sewerage systems.
Glass mat's poor wet strength is also no longer a problem in processing.
Engineered for Applications Requiring Grease Resistance and Wet Strength
Targets for the development of NeoCel processes are: - wet strength of fibres higher than the wet strength of standard viscose, competing with cotton properties.