Definitions for hardening

Definitions for (noun) hardening

Main entry: hardening

Definition: the act of making something harder (firmer or tighter or more compact)

Main entry: hardening, curing, solidification, solidifying, set

Definition: the process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization

Usage: the hardening of concrete; he tested the set of the glue

Main entry: hardening

Definition: abnormal hardening or thickening of tissue

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