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Definition of "lubrication" []

  • The application of a substance (a lubricant), between moving surfaces in contact in order to reduce friction and minimize heating. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "lubrication" in a sentence
  • "The acquisition of Lincoln will give the Stockholm-based company a larger presence in lubrication tools, adding almost $400 million in annual sales and a foothold on the North American lubricants market, SKF said."
  • "In addition long-term lubrication of injector pumps and injector jets is ensured in order to prevent increased wear and tear."
  • "The grease provides long-term lubrication and avoids costly downtime due to bearing failures."