A synthetic resin made by polymerizing vinyl acetate, used chiefly in paints and adhesives.
- They are based on nitro cellulose or polyvinyl acetate, normally elastomeric products, dispersed in solvent.
- It can refer to polyvinyl chloride, but in caulks it generally indicates polyvinyl acetate.
- After removal, the moulds are filled with polyvinyl acetate mixed with tinted oil paint and paraffin.
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Syllabification: pol·y·vi·nyl ac·e·tate
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