Forming may refer to:

  • "Forming" (song), a song by the Germs
  • Forming (metalworking), a metalworking process where a workpiece is reshaped without adding or removing material
    • Cold forming or work hardening
    • Roll forming

Other articles related to "forming":

Aspartate-ammonia Ligase (ADP-forming)
... In enzymology, an aspartate-ammonia ligase (ADP-forming) (EC is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction ATP + L-aspartate + NH3 ADP + phosphate + L-asparagine The 3 substrates of this enzyme ... This enzyme belongs to the family of ligases, specifically those forming carbon-nitrogen bonds as acid-D-ammonia (or amine) ligases (amide synthases) ... The systematic name of this enzyme class is L-aspartateammonia ligase (ADP-forming) ...
Slip Forming
... Slip forming, continuous poured, continuously formed, or slipform construction is a construction method in which concrete is poured into a continuously moving form ... Slip forming is used for tall structures (such as bridges, towers, buildings, and dams), as well as horizontal structures, such as roadways ... Slip forming relies on the quick-setting properties of concrete, and requires a balance between quick-setting capacity and workability ...
Saccharopine Dehydrogenase (NADP+, L-lysine-forming)
... dehydrogenase (NADP+, L-lysine-forming) (EC is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction N6-(L-1,3-dicarboxypropyl)-L-lysine + NADP+ + H2O L-lysine + 2-oxoglutarate + NADPH + H+ The 3 substrates ... oxidoreductase (L-lysine-forming) ... lysinealpha-ketoglutarateTPNH oxidoreductase, (epsilon-N--L-lysine forming), saccharopine (nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate,, lysine-forming ...
Shear Forming - Flow Forming
... Flow Forming is an incremental metal forming technique in which a disk or tube of metal is formed over a mandrel by one or more rollers using tremendous pressure ... often there is a net savings in energy in forming over drawing or ironing processes ... Flow forming subjects the workpiece to a great deal of friction and deformation ...
Slovak Government 1994-1998 - Biodiversity - Fungi
... Of these, nearly 1500 are lichen-forming species Some of these fungi are undoubtedly endemic, but not enough is known to say how many ... Of the lichen-forming species, about 40% have been classified as threatened in some way ... The conservation status of non-lichen-forming fungi in Slovakia is not well documented, but there is a red list for its larger fungi ...

Famous quotes containing the word forming:

    I heartily wish you, in the plain home-spun style, a great number of happy new years, well employed in forming both your mind and your manners, to be useful and agreeable to yourself, your country, and your friends.
    Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694–1773)

    Young people of high school age can actually feel themselves changing. Progress is almost tangible. It’s exciting. It stimulates more progress. Nevertheless, growth is not constant and smooth. Erik Erikson quotes an aphorism to describe the formless forming of it. “I ain’t what I ought to be. I ain’t what I’m going to be, but I’m not what I was.”
    Stella Chess (20th century)

    Civil government being the sole object of forming societies, its administration must be conducted by common consent.
    Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826)