Deposit

process of a solid residue accumulating on a surface. For example, oil-insoluble materials that result from oxidation and decomposition of lube oil and contamination from external sources and engine blow-by are deposited on machine or engine parts. Other examples are sludge, varnish, lacquer and carbon.

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