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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Spending the long weekend painting your garden shed an eyecatching colour is a fun thing to do, but first check if it has glass or Perspex window panes.
4 SHEDLOAD OF FUN Spending the weekend painting your garden shed an eye-catching colour is a fun thing to do, but first check if it has glass or Perspex window panes.
He had suffered multiple injuries after falling through the perspex roofing over the alleyway leading into Market Way.
Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Sheet Perspex.
Improve the M62, once the never-ending road widening schemes are complete, by covering the entire stretch with a domed perspex roof to keep the weather out.
Written by the pseudonymous Perspex, the piece looked at a number of exhibitions recently held in London including one at Agnews devoted to Old Master paintings in Welsh public collections, and another at the British Museum celebrating the 350th anniversary of Rembrandt's birth.
Perspex(PMMA) dust was obtained by drilling Perspex (PMMA, poly mehyl meta acrylate) sheet.
aLL | hail the perspex heel - a trend we can all embrace and it looks rather pretty, too.
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.
Gordon captured amazing footage of the world's largest land predator filming from inside a Perspex pod – nicknamed the ice cube – in Svalbard, Norway.