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pol·y·im·ide

 (pŏl′ē-ĭm′īd′)
n.
A synthetic polymer, containing repeating imide groups, that is resistant to high temperatures, wear, and corrosion, used primarily as a coating or film.
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polyimide

(ˌpɒlɪˈɪmaɪd)
n
(Chemistry) chem a type of polymer
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AT is among a select group of worldwide sources with all major bonding technologies in house, including: P.B.S.[R] (the original Brazed process), electroplated, resin, metal, vitrified polymide, PCD, PCBN, and PCD wear surfaces.
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