Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch


  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1387

(1) n An escape passage at the parting line of a mold, similar to an  Air Vent but deeper, serving to allow material to escape or bleed out. (2) The spreading or running of a pigment color by the action of a solvent. See  Bleeding.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA