Cure

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Description

A physical or chemical change that occurs to produce a finished product. Curing may occur due to one or more of the following processes: condensation, polymerization, oxidation, cross linking, vulcanization, heat treatment, or catalytic action. For leathers, cure is synonymous to tanning

Synonyms and Related Terms

curado (Esp.); durcissement d'un matériau plastique (Fr.); indurimento (It.); cura (Port.)