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fibreglass

(ˈfaɪbəˌɡlɑːs) or

fiberglass

n
1. (Elements & Compounds) material consisting of matted fine glass fibres, used as insulation in buildings, in fireproof fabrics, etc
2. (Elements & Compounds) a fabric woven from this material or a light strong material made by bonding fibreglass with a synthetic resin; used for car bodies, boat hulls, etc
Also called: glass fibre
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fibreglass - a covering material made of glass fibers in resinsfibreglass - a covering material made of glass fibers in resins
covering material - a material used by builders to cover surfaces
Translations
لِيْف زُجَاجيّمادة بلاستيكيه من زجاج ليفيمَصنوع مِن خُيوط زُجاج ليفي
laminátlaminátovýskleněné vláknosklolaminát
glasfiberfiberglasfiberglas-
lasikuitu
stakloplastika
üveggyapotüvegszál
trefjaefni, trefjaplasttrefjagler
ガラス繊維
섬유 유리
laminátlaminátovýsklené vlákno
glasfiber
ใยแก้ว
cam elyafıcam yünüfiberglas
thủy tinh sợi

fibreglass

fiberglass (US) [ˈfaɪbəglɑːs]
A. Nfibra f de vidrio
B. CPDde fibra de vidrio

fibreglass

[ˈfaɪbərglɑːs] (British) fiberglass (US)
n
(= plastic) → fibre f de verre
(= insulating material) → fibre f de verre
modif [boat, panel] → en fibre de verre; [insulation] → en fibre de verrefibre optic (British) fiber optic (US) modif [cable] → en fibre f optiquefibre optics (British) fiber optics (US) nfibre f optique

fibreglass

fiberglass (Am) [ˈfaɪbəˌglɑːs]
2. adjdi fibra di vetro

fibre

(American) fiber (ˈfaibə) noun
1. a fine thread or something like a thread. a nerve fibre.
2. a material made up of fibres. coconut fibre.
3. character. A girl of strong moral fibre.
ˈfibrous adjective
ˈfibreglass noun, adjective
1. (of) very fine threadlike pieces of glass, used for insulation, in materials etc. fibreglass curtains.
2. (of) a plastic material reinforced with such glass, used for many purposes eg building boats.

fibreglass

لِيْف زُجَاجيّ sklolaminát glasfiber Glasfaser φάιμπεργκλας fibra de vidrio lasikuitu fibre de verre stakloplastika fibra di vetro ガラス繊維 섬유 유리 glasvezel glassfiber włókno szklane fibra de vidro стекловолокно glasfiber ใยแก้ว cam yünü thủy tinh sợi 玻璃纤维
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