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A trademark for laminated sheeting of synthetic resin typically used as a surface on tables and counters.
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trademark any of various laminated plastic sheets, containing melamine, used esp for heat-resistant surfaces that can be easily cleaned
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a brand of thermosetting plastic, usu. used as a covering for furniture, wall panels, etc.
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Formica- Got its name from being created as a substitute "for mica," a mineral.
See also related terms for mineral.
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|Noun||1.||Formica - any of various plastic laminates containing melamine|
plastic laminate - a laminate made by bonding plastic layers
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
|2.||Formica - type genus of the Formicidae|
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Formica fusca - an ant frequently enslaved
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Formica® [fɔːˈmaɪkə] N → formica ® f
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Formica®[fɔːrˈmaɪkə] n → formica® m
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n → ˜ Resopal® nt
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Formica® [fɔːˈmaɪkə] n → Fòrmica ®
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