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thermoplastic
American English: /ˌθərmoʊˈplæstɪk/
British English: /θəːməʊˈplastɪk/

Translation of thermoplastic in Spanish:

adjective

  • Example sentences
    • 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.

noun

  • (usually plural)
    Example sentences
    • 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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