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Any of various thermoplastic isocyanate polymers, widely varying in flexibility, used in tough chemical-resistant coatings, adhesives, and foams.
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(Elements & Compounds) a class of synthetic materials made by copolymerizing an isocyanate and a polyhydric alcohol and commonly used as a foam (polyurethane foam) for insulation and packing, as fibres and hard inert coatings, and in a flexible form (polyurethane rubber) for diaphragms and seals
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pol•y•u•re•thane(ˌpɒl iˈyʊər əˌθeɪn)
a thermoplastic polymer containing the group NHCOO, used for padding and insulation in furniture, clothing, and packaging, in spandex fibers, and in the manufacture of resins.
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Any of various resins used to make tough resistant coatings, adhesives, and electrical insulation.
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|Noun||1.||polyurethane - any of various polymers containing the urethane radical; a wide variety of synthetic forms are made and used as adhesives or plastics or paints or rubber|
polymer - a naturally occurring or synthetic compound consisting of large molecules made up of a linked series of repeated simple monomers
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polyurethane[ˌpɒlɪˈjʊərɪθeɪn] N → poliuretano m
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polyurethane[ˌpɒliˈjʊərəθeɪn] n → polyuréthane m
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n → Polyurethan nt
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polyurethane[ˌpɒlɪˈjʊərɪˌθeɪn] n → poliuretano
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