outgassing

Definitions

Construction

  • The driving out or freeing of gases from fabrics and building materials.

Electronics

  • The removal or release of any occluded gases from an enclosure, crystal, material, or system. Heating, reductions in pressure, or the use of getters, for instance, may be used to accomplish this task. 2. The outgassing (1) of an electron tube, so as to form a vacuum tube.
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