Definition of Kevlar in English:

Kevlar

Syllabification: Kev·lar
Pronunciation: /ˈkevlär
 
/

noun

trademark
A synthetic fiber of high tensile strength used especially as a reinforcing agent in the manufacture of tires and other rubber products and protective gear such as helmets and vests.
More example sentences
  • The composite stock is made of carbon fiber, reinforced with Kevlar.
  • Wilson describes the polymer as one of the latest nylon compounds that is reinforced with fiberglass and Kevlar.
  • The nanotube fibers are also stronger than spider silk and Kevlar, meaning they can support more weight.

Definition of Kevlar in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day bimble
Pronunciation: ˈbimbəl
verb
walk or travel at a leisurely pace