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Definition of the adjective Displacive

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  1. That involves displacement

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Google previewConcise Dictionary of Materials Science (2002)

Structure and Characterization of Polycrystalline Materials by Vladimir Novikov

It has a hexagonal crystal structure and, upon cooling at an increased rate, transforms at 573°C into a metastable “low,” or α-, quartz with a trigonal structure, the transformation being displacive and accompanied by significant volume changes.

Google previewEncyclopedia and Handbook of Materials, Parts and Finishes, Third Edition (2016)

by Mel Schwartz

Displacive transformations, such as inversions betweentemperature (β) and lowtemperature (α) forms, result in a displacement or change in bond direction but involve no breakage of existing bonds between silicon and oxygen atoms.

Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of Semiconducting Materials & Related Technologies (2013)

by S. Mahajan, L. C. Kimerling

The high-low inversions of quartz, cristobalite and tridymite are reversible and occur rapidly (displacive transformations), whereas conversions from one phase to the ...

Google previewDictionary of Ceramic Science and Engineering (2013)

by Ian McColm

See displacive transformation. transformation, glass. See glass tranformation. transformation point. An experimentally determined. £ature. at which the viscosity of a glass melt is 1013 N sm-2.

Google previewA Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences (2013)

by Michael Allaby

displacive transformation See POLYMORPHIC TRANSFORMATION. diSS See DIOPSIDE. disseminated deposit Deposit ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Paleoclimatology and Ancient Environments (2008)

by Vivien Gornitz

In addition to precipitating directly from brine, halite can also grow within soft mud or silt into large displacive cube crystals, often with hollow faces (Figure M31; Gornitz and Schreiber, 1981). Displacive halite is well-known from the geologic ...

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Video shows what displacive means. That involves or causes displacement. Displacive Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...

Scrabble value of D2I1S1P3L1A1C3I1V4E1

The value of this 10-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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