the process of becoming softer;
"refrigeration delayed the softening of the fruit"
"he observed the softening of iron by heat"
having a softening or soothing effect especially to the skin
- The kink might result from over-bending of the softening tube in the oral cavity due to oral temperature and neck flexion.
- He observed the softening of iron by heat.
- To plant leeks, the softening planting skill must be adopted.
- softening agent 软化剂,柔软剂,软水...
- softening plant 软化水厂,软化装置...
- softening point 软化温度,软化点...
- softening furnace 槽沉炉
- water softening 球化水冷退火...
- flame softening 火焰软化
- thermal softening 热软化
- softening range 软化范围,软化温度范...
- softening filter 软化过滤器
- bone softening 骨软化
- stress softening 应力软化
- strain softening 应变软化
- work softening 加工软化
- softening of the brain 脑组织软化(精神失常...