Vickers hardness test

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Vick·ers hard·ness test

(vikĕrz hahrdnĕs test)
Common dental assessment to determine the hardness of materials using a diamond point to produce a square impression.
See also: Brinell hardness test
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According to the tin industry's Vickers hardness scale figures, tin measures 7, lead measures 6, bismuth measures 20 and steel measures in the range of 100.