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Plasticine

(ˈplæstɪˌsiːn)
n
(Modelmaking & Model Railways) trademark a soft coloured material used, esp by children, for modelling
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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
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Translations
mótunarleir
plastelína

Plasticine

® [ˈplæstɪsiːn] Nplastelina ® f, plastilina ® f, arcilla f de modelar
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

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
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

Plasticine®

n (Brit) → ˜ Plastilin® nt
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plasticine

® [ˈplæstɪsiːn] nplastilina ®
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

Plasticine®

(ˈplӕstisiːn) noun
a coloured substance like clay used for modelling especialy by children.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
References in periodicals archive ?
By this paradoxically self-conscious and casual process, the inside of the crates become little niches for objects, one of which is a big glob of wax (or plasticene?), crudely painted and frenetically assaulted with toothpicks, like a fifth grader's three-dimensional model of a microscopic organism.
Students then wrote and illustrated their own storiesand created cover art using plasticene, which served to mobilize their experiences as content.
The specimens were amounted on sample holders using a pieces of plasticene. The diffractometer was scanned in 20 range of 5-30 [degrees] and the scanning rate used was 1.2 [degrees]/min.
Some were lightly pinned beneath a coverslip supported with plasticene (modeling clay) at its corners.
My students spend two additional days making a full-size plasticene model to anticipate and critique problems.
She plays it for laughs by being immortalised in plasticene as Piella Bakewell, Wallace's new love interest in the latest Wallace and Gromit adventure, A Matter Of Loaf And Death.
Our eyes are drawn in wonderment to page after page of arresting Plasticene images, and her words are a joy to read aloud or to ponder quietly.
23); the new Plasticene show, One False Note, or How to Rob a Bank, this month; and Lucky Pierre's long-awaited Rock and Roll: Importance this fall.
Next, I demonstrated techniques in using plasticene, a nonhardening modeling clay, and directed students to use the plasticene to demonstrate each of the same water movement situations they had experienced in the previous activities.
Chicken Run is an exciting flight through a magical world of miniatures and plasticene characters brought to life thanks to the undying art of stop-motion animation.
This isn't plasticene or metal to be contorted any which way you like.