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Brick Glossary

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Initial Rate Of Absorptlon

The weight of water absorbed expressed in grams per 30 sq. in. of contact surface when a brick is partially immersed for one minute. Also called suction. See ASTM Specification C 67.


See Initial Rate of Absorption.

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