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Polyfilla Line breaks: Poly|filla
Pronunciation: /ˈpɒlɪfɪlə/

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Definition of Polyfilla in English:


[mass noun] trademark
A type of plaster used to make minor building repairs, such as filling small holes.
Example sentences
  • It became a regular game of ours, chasing mice, with a dollop of Polyfilla to block the holes they were coming out.
  • Her winning portrait was painted in acrylic on board but she used Polyfilla to heighten the features and give the painting greater depth.
  • That suggests that pamper parlours are growing at a considerably faster pace than, say, the DIY market - not that there are any similarities between injecting Polyfilla into cracked gables and inoculating glabellar lines with Botox.
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