Lubrication vs Tribotest - What's the difference?

lubrication | tribotest |


As nouns the difference between lubrication and tribotest

is that lubrication is the application of a substance (a lubricant), between moving surfaces in contact in order to reduce friction and minimize heating while tribotest is (engineering) a physical test of friction, lubrication, and wear.

As a verb tribotest is

to perform such a test upon.

lubrication

Noun

(en noun)
  • The application of a substance (a lubricant), between moving surfaces in contact in order to reduce friction and minimize heating.
  • Derived terms

    * lubrication payment

    See also

    * tribology

    tribotest

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (engineering) A physical test of friction, lubrication, and wear.
  • Derived terms

    * tribotester

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To perform such a test upon.