Definición de thermoplastic en inglés:

thermoplastic

Silabificación: ther·mo·plas·tic
Pronunciación: /ˌTHərmōˈplastik
 
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Chemistry

adjetivo

Denoting substances (especially synthetic resins) that become plastic on heating and harden on cooling and are able to repeat these processes. Often contrasted with thermosetting.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It is a thermoplastic material which gets softer with heating and hardens when cooled.
  • Hot-bar and impulse welding processes are commonly used in the packaging industry to seal plastic bags and join thermoplastic films of 0.5 mm or less.
  • ‘Think of it as thermoplastic rubber that is recyclable and processes like plastic,’ he says.

sustantivo

(usually thermoplastics) Volver al principio  
A thermoplastic substance.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • There are three classes of polymers - thermoplastics, thermosets, and elastomers.
  • Other scientists made various plaster derivatives, artificial silks, and thermoplastics.
  • Many of these are used as thermoplastics that are shaped and processed by means of injection molding and extrusion.

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