ductile

What is the difference between ductility and ductile?

ductility | ductile | Related terms |

Ductility is a related term of ductile.


As a noun ductility

is (physics) ability of a material to be drawn out longitudinally to a reduced section without fracture under the action of a tensile force.

As a adjective ductile is

capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire by mechanical force without breaking.

What is the difference between duct and ductile?

duct | ductile | Related terms |

Duct is a related term of ductile.


As a noun duct

is a pipe, tube or canal which carries air or liquid from one place to another.

As a verb duct

is to channel something through a duct (or series of ducts).

As a adjective ductile is

capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire by mechanical force without breaking.

What is the difference between brittle and ductile?

brittle | ductile | Antonyms |

Brittle is an antonym of ductile.


As adjectives the difference between brittle and ductile

is that brittle is inflexible, liable to break or snap easily under stress or pressure while ductile is capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire by mechanical force without breaking.

As a noun brittle

is (uncountable) a confection of caramelized sugar and nuts.

What is the difference between tractable and ductile?

tractable | ductile | Synonyms |

Tractable is a synonym of ductile.


As adjectives the difference between tractable and ductile

is that tractable is capable of being easily led, taught, or managed; docile; manageable; governable while ductile is capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire by mechanical force without breaking.

What is the difference between plastic and ductile?

plastic | ductile | Synonyms |

Plastic is a synonym of ductile.


As adjectives the difference between plastic and ductile

is that plastic is capable of being moulded; malleable, flexible, pliant while ductile is capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire by mechanical force without breaking.

As a noun plastic

is (obsolete) a sculptor, moulder.

What is the difference between flexible and ductile?

flexible | ductile |

Flexible is a synonym of ductile.


As adjectives the difference between flexible and ductile

is that flexible is capable of being flexed or bent without breaking; able to be turned, bowed, or twisted, without breaking; pliable; not stiff or brittle while ductile is capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire by mechanical force without breaking.

As a noun flexible

is (chiefly|engineering|and|manufacturing) something that is flexible.

What is the difference between thin and ductile?

thin | ductile |


As adjectives the difference between thin and ductile

is that thin is having little thickness or extent from one surface to its opposite while ductile is capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire by mechanical force without breaking.

As a noun thin

is (philately) a loss or tearing of paper from the back of a stamp, although not sufficient to create a complete hole.

As a verb thin

is to make thin or thinner.

As a adverb thin

is not thickly or closely; in a scattered state.

What is the difference between wire and ductile?

wire | ductile |


As a noun wire

is (uncountable) metal formed into a thin, even thread, now usually by being drawn through a hole in a steel die.

As a verb wire

is to fasten with wire, especially with reference to wine bottles, corks, or fencing.

As a adjective ductile is

capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire by mechanical force without breaking.

What is the difference between pull and ductile?

pull | ductile |


As a verb pull

is to apply a force to (an object) so that it comes toward the person or thing applying the force.

As a noun pull

is an act of pulling (applying force).

As a adjective ductile is

capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire by mechanical force without breaking.

What is the difference between stretch and ductile?

stretch | ductile |


As a verb stretch

is to lengthen by pulling.

As a noun stretch

is an act of stretching .

As a adjective ductile is

capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire by mechanical force without breaking.

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