Perspex


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Perspex

(ˈpɜːspɛks)
n
(Building) trademark any of various clear acrylic resins, used chiefly as a substitute for glass
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.perspex - a trademark for a transparent thermoplastic acrylic resinPerspex - a trademark for a transparent thermoplastic acrylic resin
polymethyl methacrylate - a transparent plastic used as a substitute for glass
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
Translations

Perspex

® [ˈpɜːspeks] N (esp Brit) → plexiglás ® m

perspex®

[ˈpɜːrspɛks] n (British)Plexiglas® m

Perspex®

nAcrylglas nt, → Akrylglas nt

perspex

® [ˈpɜːspɛks] nplexiglas ® m
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Tenders are invited for Supply & Fixing Socket type fan regulator (Step type) (Brand approved by EIC) on existing sheet metal switch board with bakelite / perspex top cover by screw after making housing for regulator knob by cutting bakelite / perspex top cover incl.
aLL |hail the perspex heel - a trend we can all embrace and it looks rather pretty, too.
aLL | hail the perspex heel - a trend we can all embrace and it looks rather pretty, too.
Designs for the bar include a Designs for the bar include a perspex and wooden canopy perspex and wooden canopy over the beer garden.
THE owner of a building firm died when he crashed through a perspex panel of a farm roof he was fixing, an inquest heard yesterday.
Later, all those left - Lucy Pargeter, Kian Egan and David Emanuel - had to get into a spin for the Bushtucker Trial, climbing into rotating Perspex boxes filled with snakes, lizards and rats.
uk) is made from BPA-free shatterproof perspex, which not only reflects a wine's colour and aromatics, but also boasts a thumb grip to put an end to any spills and wobbles.
This was reviewed pseudonymously by Perspex in the May issue of Apollo of the same year.
Gordon captured amazing footage of the world's largest land predator filming from inside a Perspex pod – nicknamed the ice cube – in Svalbard, Norway.
Yobs smashed a perspex cover to knock over figures of baby Jesus and the Three Wise Men.
If you want to put it on a wall where it could get splashed, you need to protect it with a clear glass or Perspex panel.