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Plastic

Meanings and phrases

plastic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. capable of being molded or modeled (especially of earth or clay or other soft material); fictile; moldable
  2. forming or capable of forming or molding or fashioning; formative; shaping
  3. capable of being influenced or formed; pliant

plastic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. generic name for certain synthetic or semisynthetic materials that can be molded or extruded into objects or films or filaments or used for making e.g. coatings and adhesives
  2. a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered; credit card; charge card; charge plate

amino plastic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a plastic (synthetic resin) made from amino compounds; used as an adhesive and as a coating for paper and textiles; aminoplast; amino resin

fluorocarbon plastic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a plastic made with fluorocarbon

phenolic plastic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a plastic consisting of phenolic resins; phenolic urea

plastic art

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the arts of shaping or modeling; carving and sculpture

plastic bag

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bag made of thin plastic material
E.g.
  • Police found the bomb in a plastic bag under one of the seats.
  • Its head is shaped like a plastic bag.
  • The retail version of the game was originally wrapped only in a plastic bag.

plastic bomb

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bomb made of plastic explosive

plastic explosive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an explosive material that is easily molded around the object it is intended to destroy; plastique

plastic film

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a thin sheet of (usually plastic and usually transparent) material used to wrap or cover things; film

plastic laminate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a laminate made by bonding plastic layers

plastic surgeon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a surgeon who beautifies the body (especially the face); cosmetic surgeon
E.g.
  • In 2007, she married plastic surgeon Li Jinliang.
  • Carter married plastic surgeon Douglas Harrison in June 2010.
  • Alma Dea Morani Alma Dea Morani (1907–2001) was a plastic surgeon.

plastic surgery

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. surgery concerned with therapeutic or cosmetic reformation of tissue; reconstructive surgery; anaplasty
E.g.
  • She underwent several plastic surgery operations.
  • Agents have suggested plastic surgery to some models.
  • He also co-authored the first concise book on plastic surgery.

plastic wrap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. wrapping consisting of a very thin transparent sheet of plastic

plastic bags

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Recently many countries have banned the use of plastic bags.
  • And if there aren't sufficient coffins, there will be plastic bags".
  • In July 2018, Albania became the first country in Europe to ban lightweight plastic bags.

plastic bottles

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cans, glass and plastic bottles are collected on a weekly basis.
  • The cola is sold in 355 ml cans, 330 ml bottles, and 1.5 liter plastic bottles.
  • In the 1980s some re-usable and durable plastic bottles were included in the deposit system.

made of plastic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They may be made of plastic, silicone, or rubber.
  • Simpler inlays are often made of plastic or painted.
  • the mancala game "Badari") made of plastic.

clear plastic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The game is enclosed in clear plastic to keep the balls from flying out.
  • They are packaged with clear plastic protective covers and stored in briefcases.
  • It had fabric-covered control surfaces and a clear plastic canopy covering the pilot and passenger/student positions.

plastic deformation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These materials do show plastic deformation.
  • It causes plastic deformation of the individual crystals, and thus the material itself.
  • Slip lines are the directions of maximum shear stress in the body undergoing plastic deformation.

black plastic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The mine uses a single black plastic UANU-1 fuze.
  • The main exterior change was a new radiator grille in black plastic.
  • Police found the dismembered bodies of Luna and Huge in a black plastic bag.

plastic arts

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The "Galeria Virtual" of the IPV is a space for the presentation and dissemination of plastic arts.
  • Since 1984 an annual exhibit of plastic arts is organized, open to the public with no admission fee.
  • Sponsored activities include workshops in theater, literature, crafts, music, ballet-dance, and plastic arts.

plastic waste

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2020 China published its plan to cut 30% of plastic waste in 5 years.
  • The trade in plastic waste has been identified as "a main culprit" of marine litter.
  • About 60% of the plastic waste in the ocean comes from the following top 5 countries.
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