Definition of Composite material

1. Noun. Strong lightweight material developed in the laboratory; fibers of more than one kind are bonded together chemically.

Generic synonyms: Material, Stuff

Definition of Composite material

1. Noun. Any engineered material composed of two radically different materials in a tightly bonded matrix and having properties significantly different from either constituent ¹

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Literary usage of Composite material

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1. Lightness: The Inevitable Renaissance of Minimum Energy Structures by Adriaan Beukers, Ed “van” Hinte (2005)
"Ceramic matrix composite: composite material in which the matrix is a ceramic. ... Composite (material): Material that is made of two or more constituent ..."

2. Directory of Federal Laboratory and Technology Resources: A Guide to (1993)
"Research quantities of graphite-reinforced polymer composite material are ... Hot rolls are used to manufacture melt-impregnated composite material. ..."

3. Buckling of Bars, Plates, and Shells by Robert M. Jones (2006)
"First, we define a composite material, a lamina, and a laminate, and then we discuss the structural efficiency advantages of laminates in Section C.2. ..."

4. The Physical Basis of Civilization: A Revised Version of "Psychic and by Theodore William Heineman (1908)
"... be less than that of the composite material from which it has been segregated, but the sum of all the scopes of responsiveness of all the different ..."

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