composite

(redirected from Composites)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to Composites: Metal matrix composites

composite

 [kom-poz´it]
1. made up of unlike parts.

com·pos·ite

(kom-poz'-it),
A colloquial term for resin materials used in restorative dentistry.
[L. compositus, put together, fr. compono, to put together]

com·pos·ite

(kŏm-poz'it)
A colloquial term for resin materials used in restorative dentistry.
[L. compositus, put together, fr. compono, to put together]

com·pos·ite

(kŏm-poz'it)
A colloquial term for resin materials used in restorative dentistry.
[L. compositus, put together, fr. compono, to put together]
References in periodicals archive ?
Wing is expected to witness the highest growth over the forecast period due to the growing use of composites in wing components.
Then, the mold temperature was further increased to 150[degrees]C and maintained for 180 min under the same pressure to cure the composites. Finally, the mold was cooled naturally to room temperature (25[degrees]C) under the same pressure and the flat laminate was removed from the mold for characterizations.
With continuous and ongoing research, lot of improvement has taken place in dental composites.4 At the moment different varieties of composite materials are available in the market.
SDC is Applied Composites' third acquisition in the past four months.
The tribological behaviors of composites when sliding the composites against a stainless steel ring were evaluated on an M-2000 (Zhangjiakou Xuan Hua Ke Hua Mechanical Machine Co., Ltd.) friction and a wear tester.
Figures 1-5 show mechanical properties such as tensile strength, tensile modulus, and elongation at break, bending strength, and bending modulus of magnesium oxide (MgO) and aluminum oxide ([Al.sub.2][O.sub.3]) and phosphoric acid ([H.sub.3]P[O.sub.4]) fire retardants treated short jute fibers composites. Magnesium oxide and aluminum oxide ([Al.sub.2][O.sub.3]) fire retardants treated short jute fiber composites had lower mechanical properties than the untreated jute composites for maximum cases.
Some Government authorities authorized the certification of Environment friendliness to Wood Plastic Composites. So strategies towards bio based products will be major driving factors for the Wood Plastic composites market.
Engineers look in turn at the design and manufacture of composite components for aerospace structures and at composite performance in aerospace.
(1984) have reported the use of polyethylene for composites applications.
The state is home to 23 advanced composites companies that employ more than 10,000 workers.
Granta Design is to integrate an extensive collection of material data from Firehole Composites into the upcoming releases of its CES Selector and Granta MI software.