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Any of various thermosetting resins made by combining urea and formaldehyde and widely used to make molded household and industrial objects.
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(Elements & Compounds) any one of a class of rigid odourless synthetic materials that are made from urea and formaldehyde and are used in electrical fittings, adhesives, laminates, and finishes for textiles
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any of a group of resins formed by the interaction of urea and formaldehyde, used chiefly in the manufacture of buttons and baking enamels.
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|Noun||1.||urea-formaldehyde resin - a clear thermosetting resin made from urea and formaldehyde and used in electrical fittings, adhesives, and finishes|
synthetic resin - a resin having a polymeric structure; especially a resin in the raw state; used chiefly in plastics
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