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setting time

The time required for a material to polymerize or harden, as in dental amalgam, cement, plaster, resin, or stone.
See also: time

set·ting time

(seting tīm)
Duration required for a dental material (e.g., amalgam) to harden into its permanent state.
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Nearly, after gathering of cement bags samples taken and tested for fineness (C 786 - 96) in laboratory and then for normal consistency (C 187 - 04), setting time (C 191 - 04b) and compressive strength (C 109/C 109M02).
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