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A trademark for any of a group of synthetic resins and plastics found in a variety of manufactured articles.
(Elements & Compounds) trademark any one of a class of thermosetting resins used as electric insulators and for making plastic ware, telephone receivers, etc
[C20: named after L. H. Baekeland (1863–1944), Belgian-born US inventor; see -ite1]
Ba•ke•lite(ˈbeɪ kəˌlaɪt, ˈbeɪk laɪt)
a brand name for any of a series of phenolic resins and plastics used as electrical insulators.
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|Noun||1.||Bakelite - a thermosetting plastic used as electric insulators and for making plastic ware and telephone receivers etc.|
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
plastic - generic name for certain synthetic or semisynthetic materials that can be molded or extruded into objects or films or filaments or used for making e.g. coatings and adhesives