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Perspex

Syllabification: Per·spex
Pronunciation: /ˈpərspeks
 
/

Definition of Perspex in English:

noun

trademark
Solid transparent plastic made of polymethyl methacrylate (the same material as plexiglas or lucite).
Example sentences
  • It's quite weird because they're squashed between bits of transparent perspex, so you can see them in their flattened state.
  • In 1966 he abandoned painting for sculpture in perspex and neon, then turned to photography, film, and Conceptual art.
  • The clear perspex side panels and bigger wind deflectors are optional.

Origin

1930s: formed irregularly from Latin perspicere 'look through', from per- 'through' + specere 'to look'.

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