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Glossary of ASTM definitions

Glossary of ASTM definitions

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Published by ASTM in Philadelphia .
Written in English


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Statementsponsored by ASTM Committee E-8 on Nomenclature and Definitions.
ContributionsAmerican Society for Testing and Materials. Committee E-8 on Nomenclature and Definitions.
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Open LibraryOL15010375M
ISBN 100350807345

This glossary complements the textbooks endorsed by the International Requirements Engineering Board (IREB). The definitions in the forthcoming textbook Requirements Engineering Fundamentals by Klaus Pohl and Chris Rupp and the definitions in this glossary have been aligned with each Size: 1MB. Definition. The American Society For Testing and Materials, ASTM, is a not-for-profit organization that develops and provides voluntary consensus standards, related technical information, and services having internationally recognized quality and applicability that. Promote public health and safety, and the overall quality of life. Contribute to the reliability of materials, products, systems. a parameter In item response theory (IRT), the a parameter is a number that indicates the discrimination of a test item — how sharply the item differentiates between generally strong and generally weak test takers. If the a parameter for an item is large, the probability that the test taker will answer the item correctly increases sharply within a fairly narrow range of ability. The process by which a liquid or mixture of liquid and gases is drawn into the pores of a porous solid material. The relative ability to absorb sound and light. A surface divider joint designed to allow free movement between new and existing construction or between different materials. A substance, such as calcium chloride, added to a concrete.

configuration management change control procedures (DOD, ; Buckley ). The CIs may differ widely in complexity, size, and kind. During development and initial production, CIs are those specification items whose functions and performance parameters must be defined and controlled to achieve the overall end-use function and performance (DOD, ).


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Definitions for the types of ASTM International standards (classification, guide, practice, specification, terminology, and test method) are quoted below from the current Regulations Governing ASTM Technical Committees. Select the link identifying each type of standard to view a sample.

"This second edition of the Glossary of ASTM Definitions is a compilation of all terms listed under the heading "Definitions" in the edition of the Annual Book of ASTM Standards."--Foreword. Description: pages illustrations: Responsibility: sponsored by ASTM Committee E.

It is the policy of ASTM Committee E12 on Color and Appearance that this terminology standard include important terms and definitions explicit to the scope, whether or not the terms are currently used in an ASTM standard.

Terms that are in common use and appear in common-language dictionaries (see Refs (1 – 2) 2) are generally not included, except when the dictionaries show multiple.

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This glossary provides definitions of 95 terms that are commonly used in standardization, certification, laboratory accreditation, A Glossary of Standards-Related Terminology Introduction with the increasing emphasis on trade throughout the world, the standard is identified after the ASTM acronym).

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The organization's headquarters is in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania Headquarters: West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania. Some standards place syntax definitions, list of keywords, or printed source code in normative annexes, or as normative annexes for content-specific applications of a standard.

NTTAA: The National Technology Transfer and Advancement Act of is legislation that requires government agencies to use voluntary standards from the private sector. The current Annual Book of ASTM Standards has 15 sections covering subjects ranging from steel, plastic, & rubber to electrical, water, nuclear and more.

Autoclave A pressure vessel use to process material with pressure and heat. Steam pressure autoclaves are commonly used in the process of rubber vulcanization. Banbury®. This glossary contains portions from R.

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