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|Noun||1.||synthetic resin - a resin having a polymeric structure; especially a resin in the raw state; used chiefly in plastics|
acrylate resin, acrylic resin, acrylic - a glassy thermoplastic; can be cast and molded or used in coatings and adhesives
allyl resin - a resin derived from allyl alcohol that hardens when cured; used as an adhesive
resin, rosin - any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules
urea-formaldehyde resin - a clear thermosetting resin made from urea and formaldehyde and used in electrical fittings, adhesives, and finishes
epoxy, epoxy glue, epoxy resin - a thermosetting resin; used chiefly in strong adhesives and coatings and laminates
melamine resin - a thermosetting resin formed from melamine and an aldehyde; used in molded products, adhesives, and coatings
polyester - any of numerous synthetic resins; they are light and strong and weather resistant
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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