adhesive

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ad·he·sive

 (ăd-hē′sĭv, -zĭv)
adj.
1. Tending to adhere; sticky.
2. Gummed so as to adhere.
3. Tending to persist; difficult if not impossible to shake off: "He feels an adhesive dread, a sudden acquaintance with the ... darker side of mankind" (George F. Will).
n.
A substance, such as paste or cement, that provides or promotes adhesion.

ad·he′sive·ly adv.
ad·he′sive·ness n.
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adhesive

(ədˈhiːsɪv)
adj
1. able or designed to adhere; sticky: adhesive tape.
2. tenacious or clinging
n
a substance used for sticking objects together, such as glue, cement, or paste
adˈhesively adv
adˈhesiveness n
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ad•he•sive

(ædˈhi sɪv, -zɪv)

adj.
1. coated with glue, mastic, or other sticky substance: adhesive bandages.
2. tending to adhere; sticking fast; clinging.
n.
3. a substance that causes something to adhere, as glue.
5. a postage or revenue stamp with a gummed back.
[1660–70]
ad•he′sive•ly, adv.
ad•he′sive•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.adhesive - a substance that unites or bonds surfaces togetheradhesive - a substance that unites or bonds surfaces together
material, stuff - the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object; "coal is a hard black material"; "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread"
birdlime, lime - a sticky adhesive that is smeared on small branches to capture small birds
spirit gum - an adhesive solution made of gum and ether and used to attach false hair to skin
binder - something used to bind separate particles together or facilitate adhesion to a surface
cement - something that hardens to act as adhesive material
library paste, paste - an adhesive made from water and flour or starch; used on paper and paperboard
rubber cement - an adhesive made by dissolving unvulcanized rubber in a solvent like benzene or naphtha
epoxy, epoxy glue, epoxy resin - a thermosetting resin; used chiefly in strong adhesives and coatings and laminates
Adj.1.adhesive - tending to adhereadhesive - tending to adhere      
nonadhesive - not tending to adhere
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adhesive

noun
1. glue, cement, gum, paste, mucilage Glue the mirror in with a strong adhesive.
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adhesive

adjective
Having the property of adhering:
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Translations
دَبِق، لَصُوق، لَزِجمَادَّة لَاصِقَه
lepidlolepivýpřilnavý
klæbemiddelklæbendeklisterklister-lim
ragasztó
límlím-
priľnavý
yapışkanyapıştırıcı madde

adhesive

[ədˈhiːzɪv]
A. ADJadhesivo
B. Nadhesivo m, pegamento m
C. CPD adhesive plaster Nesparadrapo m
adhesive tape N (= stationery) → cinta f adhesiva, Scotch ® m, celo m (Med) → esparadrapo m
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adhesive

[ədˈhiːsɪv]
adjadhésif/ive
n (= glue) → adhésif madhesive tape nruban m adhésif, scotch® m
a bit of adhesive tape → un morceau de ruban adhésif
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adhesive

nKlebstoff m
adjhaftend; (more firmly) → klebend; to be highly/not very adhesivesehr/nicht gut haften/kleben; adhesive labelHaftetikett nt; adhesive plasterHeftpflaster nt; adhesive strength/powersAdhäsionskraft f; (of glue)Klebekraft f
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adhesive

[ədˈhiːzɪv]
1. adjadesivo/a
adhesive tape (Brit, YYY) (for parcels) → nastro adesivo (Am) (Med) → cerotto adesivo
2. nadesivo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

adhesion

(ədˈhiːʒən) noun
the act or quality of adhering (to).
adˈhesive (-siv) adjective
able to adhere; sticky. adhesive tape.
noun
a substance which makes things stick. The tiles would not stick as he was using the wrong adhesive.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

ad·he·sive

n. adhesivo, tela adhesiva;
___ stripsesparadrapo;
a.
___ intestinal obstructionobstrucción intestinal adhesiva.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

adhesive

adj & n adhesivo
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References in periodicals archive ?
Dispersion adhesives are mainly used for porous materials, which absorb the water of the fluid adhesive layer.
It is recommended for converting abrasive materials such as thermal transfer, materials, with an aggressive or fluid adhesive, labels being printed with abrasive inks or routines, and for anyone warning to convert very long runs.