Definition of pultrude in English:

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pultrude

Pronunciation: /po͝olˈtro͞od/ Pronunciation: /pəl-/

verb

[with object] (usually as adjective pultruded)
Make (a reinforced plastic article) by drawing resin-coated glass fibers through a heated die.
Example sentences
  • I read the woodworking journals because, while we don't use wood, we do use pultruded fiberglass, which is worked the same way as wood.
  • Mortise and tenon joint for post and beam I-beams composed of fiber reinforced pultruded polymer composite

Derivatives

pultrusion

Pronunciation: /-ˈtro͞oZHən/
noun
Example sentences
  • The bars are manufactured using a pultrusion process.
  • Pultrusion is a continuous process of manufacturing of composite materials with constant cross-section whereby reinforcing fibers are pulled through a resin.

Origin

1960s: from pul(ling) + extrude.

Words that rhyme with pultrude

allude, brood, collude, conclude, crude, delude, dude, elude, étude, exclude, extrude, exude, feud, food, illude, include, intrude, Jude, lewd, mood, nude, obtrude, occlude, Oudh, preclude, protrude, prude, pseud, rood, rude, seclude, shrewd, snood, transude, unglued, unsubdued, who'd, you'd

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Syllabification: pul·trude

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