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styrofoam

Saltos de línea: styro|foam
Pronunciación: /ˈstʌɪrəfəʊm
 
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Definición de styrofoam en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] trademark
A kind of expanded polystyrene used especially for making food containers: [as modifier]: styrofoam burger boxes
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • However, plastic and styrofoam must be separated from the rest of the garbage.
  • Popsicle sticks are still in vogue, as are styrofoam, garden hose tubing, particle board, wire and glitter glue.
  • The piece of styrofoam washing up to shore contrasts starkly with the shellfish pushing through the sand a centimetre beneath the surface.

Origen

1950s: from polystyrene + foam.

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