methyl methacrylate resin


methyl methacrylate resin
noun

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  • methyl methacrylate — noun 1. : a volatile flammable liquid ester CH2 . C(CH3)COOCH3 that polymerizes readily (as in the presence of a peroxide) 2. or methyl methacrylate resin : an acrylic resin made by polymerization of monomeric methyl methacrylate * * * Chem. a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • methyl methacrylate — n a volatile flammable liquid ester C5H8O2 that polymerizes readily and is used esp. as a monomer for acrylic resin * * * a methyl ester of methacrylic acid, which polymerizes to form polymethyl methacrylate; used in the manufacture of acrylic… …   Medical dictionary

  • Poly(methyl methacrylate) — This article is about the transparent plastic sometimes called acrylic glass. For the glass/plastic laminate often called safety glass , see laminated glass. Poly(methyl methacrylate) …   Wikipedia

  • Methacrylate — Methacrylates (CH2=CMeCOO ) are the salts or esters of methacrylic acid. Methacrylates contain methyl vinyl groups, that is, two carbon atoms double bonded to each other, directly attached to the carbonyl carbon, and wherein the vinyl group is… …   Wikipedia

  • methacrylate — (ˈ)meth+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary methacryl (from methacrylic acid) + ate 1. : a salt or ester of methacrylic acid 2. or …   Useful english dictionary

  • methacrylate — meth·ac·ry·late ( )meth ak rə .lāt n 1) a salt or ester of methacrylic acid 2) an acrylic resin or plastic made from a derivative of methacrylic acid esp METHYL METHACRYLATE * * * meth·ac·ry·late (meth akґrə lāt) an ester of methacrylic …   Medical dictionary

  • Resin identification code — Sorted household plastic waiting to be hauled away for reprocessing …   Wikipedia

  • Acrylic resin — Acrylic resins are a group of related thermoplastic or thermosetting plastic substances derived from acrylic acid, methacrylic acid or other related compounds. [ [http://www.thefreedictionary.com/acrylic+resin acrylic resin definition,… …   Wikipedia

  • polymethyl methacrylate — poly·meth·yl methacrylate päl i .meth əl n a thermoplastic resin of polymerized methyl methacrylate that is used esp. in hard contact lenses and in prostheses to replace bone * * * (PMMA) poly·meth·yl meth·ac·ryl·ate (PMMA) (pol″e… …   Medical dictionary

  • acrylic resin — noun a glassy thermoplastic; can be cast and molded or used in coatings and adhesives • Syn: ↑acrylic, ↑acrylate resin • Hypernyms: ↑synthetic resin • Hyponyms: ↑polypropenonitrile, ↑Acrilan, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary