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Definition of "thermoplastics" [thermoplastics]

  • Plural form of thermoplastic. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "thermoplastics" in a sentence
  • "So-called thermoplastics, in contrast, are softer and can be remelted easily."
  • "Founder and director Chrissy Crawford will feature sculptures created by MakerBot, a 3-D printer that "draws" or builds with extruded thermoplastics, which turn from liquid to solid."
  • "Includes discussion of natural polymers from tropical trees and the vulcanization of rubber, semi-synthetics (such as celluloid), thermosetting plastics (such as Bakelite), amino plastics (such as melamine), thermoplastics, and high-tech plastics."
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