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Synonyms for fastness

reliability in withstanding pressure, force, or stress

Synonyms for fastness

a rate (usually rapid) at which something happens

the quality of being fixed in place as by some firm attachment

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Color fastnesses to light, washing, perspiration, dry cleaning, chlorinated water and crocking were evaluated by means of ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standard fastness test protocols.
Put another way, the contemporary problem of velocity is a matter of rhythm: rhythm as it modulates or mediates different rates of speed, as it pulses between quicksilver and obdurate fastnesses.
Afterwards fastnesses of the dyed samples to washing and to wet and dry rubbings were determined in accordance with ISO 105 C06 method (A1S) and ISO 105-X12 respectively.
The wet and dry rubbing fastnesses of the printed cotton fabric were standard tested by GB/T3920-1997 and GB251-1995.
The washing, rubbing and perspiration fastnesses of cotton fabric dyed with reactive dyes are normally good and independent of the dyeing process.
Applications: pick testing, setoff, color, fastnesses, missing dots, toner adhesion, and many more.