hydrogen embrittlement

noun

engineering the weakening of metal by the sorption of hydrogen during a pickling process, such as that used in plating

Nearby words

  1. hydrogen carbonate,
  2. hydrogen chloride,
  3. hydrogen cyanide,
  4. hydrogen donor,
  5. hydrogen electrode,
  6. hydrogen fluoride,
  7. hydrogen iodide,
  8. hydrogen ion,
  9. hydrogen peroxide,
  10. hydrogen sulfide

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