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1. Polyester.
2. Polyethylene.


polyadenylic acid


n, pl polys
(Education) informal short for polytechnic
1. (Textiles) informal short for polyester
2. (Textiles) informal short for polythene


(ˈpɒl i)

n., pl. pol•ies.
2. a garment made of polyester.
[by shortening]


a combining form with the meanings “much, many” and, in the names of chemical compounds, “polymeric”: polyandry; polyethylene.
[< Greek, comb. form representing polýs; akin to Old English fela many. See plus]




n abbr
(British) = polytechnic
(=polyester) → polyester m
adj [fleece, sheet] → en polyesterpoly bag [ˌpɒliˈbæg] n (British)sac m en plastique


(Brit) abbr of polytechnic
abbr of polythene; poly bagPlastetüte f, → Plastiktüte f


n. poli, leucocito polimorfonuclear.
References in classic literature ?
Tom Kitten bit and spat, and mewed and wriggled; and the rolling-pin went roly- poly, roly; roly, poly, roly.
Poly's ratings benefit from a one-notch uplift due to the moderate linkages with its parent, state-owned China Poly Group Corporation (China Poly), in line with Fitch's Parent and Subsidiary Rating Linkage criteria.
8220;Drawtape poly bags are a great example of our product offerings: they're made from high-quality polyethylene, and, as with all of our bags, are available in different thicknesses depending on each manufacturer's durability needs.
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Yet Poly somehow survived an off night from the top scorer in the City Section, coming from behind by as many as six points in the fourth quarter for a 60-58 victory over visiting Palisades in the City Section quarterfinals.
Poly acrylic will be used in such things as weather-resistant sealant for construction, electronic parts, oil-resistant gaskets for cars, and as adhesive device.
There's also big resin savings for ISO Poly in making thinner-gauge films, says Tom Saxton.
But a few extra grams isn't loading up, and polys do lower cholesterol (and may counteract the damage--if any--done by trans fats).
Carter is working on a biological response modifier called Ampligen (poly I poly C.
Excellent Poly Bags is reaching out to food manufacturers and merchants, in particular small business owners who might still be in the process of crafting a cohesive company image.
Cal Poly (10-9, 3-4) relied on a huge advantage in 3-point shooting, as the Mustangs scored 30 points off 3-pointers.