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polyolefin

(ˌpɒlɪˈəʊlɪˌfiːn)
n
(Chemistry) chem a type of polymer or polyene
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pol•y•o•le•fin

(ˌpɒl iˈoʊ lə fɪn)

n.
any of a group of stiff, light, and hard thermoplastic polymers, used for injection molding, mostly in the automotive and appliance industries.
[1930–35]
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M2 PRESSWIRE-September 4, 2019-: Global Polyolefin Film Market Report 2019: $125 Billion Opportunity Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis 2013-2018 & 2019-2024
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