Definition of fusible in English:

fusible

Line breaks: fus¦ible
Pronunciation: /ˈfjuːzɪb(ə)l
 
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adjective

  • Able to be fused or melted easily.
    More example sentences
    • In situations where temperature could pose a threat, fusible plugs are designed to melt and release the gas long before critical pressure levels are reached.
    • Stabilize the centerfront edges with fusible stay tape on the fabric wrong side. Also fuse the tape over the shoulder and armhole seamlines.
    • If necessary, fuse interfacing to the slipcover fabric wrong side, or fuse two fabric layers together with fusible web.

Derivatives

fusibility

Pronunciation: /-ˈbɪlɪti/
noun
More example sentences
  • Colonies grow into contact to one another within 3-6 days and are periodically evaluated for fusibility.
  • Fluxes are used in the production of glass to increase the fusibility of the glass as well as to increase the workable temperature range of the glass.
  • The offspring of these three populations were tested for fusibility against both inbred lines by colony assays.

Origin

late Middle English: from Old French, or from medieval Latin fusibilis, from fundere 'pour, melt'.

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