polymethyl methacrylate

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Noun1.polymethyl methacrylate - a transparent plastic used as a substitute for glass
acrylate resin, acrylic resin, acrylic - a glassy thermoplastic; can be cast and molded or used in coatings and adhesives
Lucite, Perspex - a trademark for a transparent thermoplastic acrylic resin
PLEXIGLAS - (trademark) a light transparent weather resistant thermoplastic
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The toxic effect and heat produced during the polymerization of polymethyl methacrylate lead to the necrosis of pain nerve endings or tumor tissues in vertebrae.
Radhakrishnan, Raman Spectra of Polymethyl Methacrylate Optical Fibres Excited by a 532 nm Diode Pumped Solid State Laser, J.
50 Phase C Polymethyl methacrylate, sodium acrylate/sodium 2.
Two of the IOLs were acrylic (UD613 [IOL A], Turkey; SA60AT [IOL B], USA), and the other two were polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) (B60130C [IOL C], India; B55125C [IOL D], India).
It manufactures both industrial chemicals and performance products including acrylics, polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA), hydrogen peroxide, technical polymers, specialty chemicals and functional additives.
The patient underwent percutaneous vertebroplasty with polymethyl methacrylate of both L1 and L2, and was later discharged.
The polymethyl methacrylate PMMA (ARKEMA Altuglas V 825T) has density 1.
Custom fluorescent coatings can also be applied to polyethylene, polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA), ceramic, and cellulose acetate spheres, as well as clear glass or silver coated glass microspheres for the desired effect.
These acrylic materials have been around since the 1930s, and have two basic types: polymethyl methacrylate (e.
The polymethyl methacrylate resins used in the fabrication of prosthetic teeth are very similar to the poly methyl methacrylate used to fabricate cast acrylic rods (Perspex).