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ep·ox·y

 (ĭ-pŏk′sē)
n. pl. ep·ox·ies
1. Any of various usually thermosetting resins capable of forming tight cross-linked polymer structures characterized by toughness, strong adhesion, and low shrinkage, used especially in surface coatings and adhesives.
2. See epoxide.
tr.v. ep·ox·ied, ep·ox·y·ing, ep·ox·ies
To fasten together with epoxy.

epoxy

(ɪˈpɒksɪ)
adj
1. (Chemistry) of, consisting of, or containing an oxygen atom joined to two different groups that are themselves joined to other groups: epoxy group.
2. (Chemical Engineering) of, relating to, or consisting of an epoxy resin
n, pl epoxies
(Chemical Engineering) short for epoxy resin
[C20: from epi- + oxy-2]

ep•ox•y

(ɪˈpɒk si)

adj., n., pl. -ox•ies., adj.
1. (of an organic chemical) containing a group (epox′y group`) that consists of an oxygen atom bound to two already connected atoms, usu. carbon.
n.
2. Also called epox′y res`in. any of a class of resins derived by polymerization from epoxides: used chiefly in adhesives, coatings, and castings.
v.t.
3. to bond (two materials) by means of an epoxy resin.
[1915–20; ep- + oxy-2 (orig. as prefix)]

ep·ox·y

(ĭ-pŏk′sē)
Any of various artificial resins that are tough, very adhesive, and resistant to chemicals. Epoxies are used to make protective coatings and glues.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.epoxy - a thermosetting resin; used chiefly in strong adhesives and coatings and laminates
adhesive, adhesive agent, adhesive material - a substance that unites or bonds surfaces together
Crazy Glue - a commercial brand of epoxy glue
synthetic resin - a resin having a polymeric structure; especially a resin in the raw state; used chiefly in plastics
Verb1.epoxy - glue with epoxy; "epoxy the shards"
glue, paste - join or attach with or as if with glue; "paste the sign on the wall"; "cut and paste the sentence in the text"
Translations
epoksi

e·pox·y

n. epoxia, adhesivo.
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Water-based coatings for metal substrates are an area where we see strong growth in China and in Europe, says Dan Weinmann, market development manager for epoxy coatings at Hexion.
The report "Epoxy Composite Market by Fiber Type (Glass, Carbon), Manufacturing Process (Lay-up, Compression Molding, Resin Injection, Resin Transfer Molding, Filament Winding, and Pultrusion), End-use Industry, and Region - Global Forecast to 2021", The epoxy composite market was valued at USD 21.
Alternatively, hollow glass microspheres (HGM) could be utilized as fillers for thermally insulating epoxy composites [5,11-14].
UKPRwire, Wed Nov 29 2017] The report "Epoxy Composite Market by Fiber Type (Glass, Carbon), Manufacturing Process (Lay-up, Compression Molding, Resin Injection, Resin Transfer Molding, Filament Winding, and Pultrusion), End-use Industry, and Region - Global Forecast to 2021", The epoxy composite market was valued at USD 21.
Epoxy resin becomes the main application resin due to high bond strength, wide adhesive surface, low shrinkage, high mechanical strength, low prices, and excellent chemical resistance and oil resistance [1], The most widely used conductive fillers are carbon-based filler, metals, or metal oxides fillers [2].
The coating is formed from recycled crumb rubber mixed with an epoxy resin and a hardener.
com)-- Dc Dynamis innovates with its Z-TEC and STEEL-TEC epoxy line.
Therefore, oregano essential oil (OEO) was employed as a new additive for an epoxy thermosetting polymer.
Key words: Even-odd methylene groups, Thermal stability, Epoxy, Amine-epoxy, Polymer, Matrix.
Patent 8,410,186 (April 2, 2013), "Process for Manufacturing Porous Epoxy with Open Pores and Porous Epoxy Made Therefrom," Kuo-Chung Cheng, Yu-Shun Luo, Ching-Lin Wu, Chiu-Ya Wang, and Yi-Min Chang (National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan).
LOS ANGELES -- Epoxy Inc, a start-up building tools for professional video channels and networks, secured $2M in funding led by GRP Partners.
Abstract Applying a thin, protective coating of a nontoxic, chemically resistant epoxy to the interior of existing pipes is an alternative method to pipe replacement.