Moisture Content (MC)
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Moisture Content (MC)

The weight of the water contained in wood, usually expressed as a percentage of weight, either oven-dry or as received.

Moisture Content (MC)

The weight of the water contained in wood, usually expressed as a percentage of weight, either oven-dry or as received.

Moisture content, dry basis: Moisture content expressed as a percentage of the weight of oven-dry wood.

weight of wet sample - weight of dry sample
----------------------------------------------------- x 100
weight of dry sample

Moisture Content (MC)

The weight of the water contained in wood, usually expressed as a percentage of weight, either oven-dry or as received.

Moisture content, dry basis: Moisture content expressed as a percentage of the weight of oven-dry wood.

weight of wet sample - weight of dry sample
----------------------------------------------------- x 100
weight of dry sample

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Moisture Content (MC) has been defined 3 different ways in documents like Glossary, Glossary of Energy Terms, Glossary of Energy Terms.

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