Plasticine


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Plasticine

(ˈplæstɪˌsiːn)
n
(Modelmaking & Model Railways) trademark a soft coloured material used, esp by children, for modelling
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Plasticine - a synthetic material resembling clay but remaining softPlasticine - a synthetic material resembling clay but remaining soft; used as a substitute for clay or wax in modeling (especially in schools)
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
synthetic, synthetic substance - a compound made artificially by chemical reactions
Translations
mótunarleir
plastelína

Plasticine

® [ˈplæstɪsiːn] Nplastelina ® f, plastilina ® f, arcilla f de modelar

Plasticine®

[ˈplæstɪsiːn] n (British)pâte f à modelerplastic surgeon nspécialiste mf de chirurgie esthétiqueplastic surgery nchirurgie f esthétique, chirurgie f plastique
to have plastic surgery → avoir recours à la chirurgie esthétique or plastiqueplastic wrap n (US) (= clingfilm) → film m alimentaire

Plasticine®

n (Brit) → ˜ Plastilin® nt

plasticine

® [ˈplæstɪsiːn] nplastilina ®

Plasticine®

(ˈplӕstisiːn) noun
a coloured substance like clay used for modelling especialy by children.
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WHAT YOU NEED: | A small clear container with |a lid Hammer and nail or scissors |(to make a small hole) Bendy straw | Small piece of thin material |such as a kitchen cloth or tights Elastic band | Plasticine | WHAT TO DO: 1.
WHAT YOU NEED: | A small clear container with a lid | | | Hammer and nail or scissors (to make a small hole) | Bendy straw | Small piece of thin material such as a kitchen cloth or tights | | | Elastic band | Plasticine WHAT TO DO: 1.
There is much more that you can do with plasticine than just giving it to the kids to play with, you can create a whole world of characters and just the man to teach you how is coming to the capital next week.
Residents were able to craft their own characters using plasticine, googly eyes and pipe cleaners to star in their very own stopmotion animation movies.
51m national record, set in San Diego last week, was "not legitimate" as his foot was "significantly" over the plasticine when he took off.
Tip: Place a needle or pin in one end of each egg and wedge this in a lump of Plasticine or similar so you can paint the entire egg in one go and leave it to dry.
The Bishkek Park mall will host the exhibition of miniature plasticine city of Goldenburg from April 4-6.
How to Occupy an Oil Rig, Northern Stage, until tonight WALKING into a theatre and being given a lump of well-fingered Plasticine makes me nervous.
uk There's something uniquely British about a small plasticine man, his badly behaved friend and their adventures.
If you don't have access to a kiln, plasticine clay is a great alternative.
However, since they are not greatly challenged on the political scene, when the wall will start closing in and when the party is to face the unavoidable fall of popularity and efficiency, this party will try to squeeze the electorate but the electorate is like plasticine, it will run through the fingers, Arsovski writes.
A total of 3,600 life-size plasticine models, each less than one centimeter long, were used in the study.