epoxy glue

a thermosetting resin; used chiefly in strong adhesives and coatings and laminates
Syn: ↑epoxy, ↑epoxy resin
Derivationally related forms: ↑epoxy (for: ↑epoxy)
Hypernyms: ↑synthetic resin
Hyponyms: ↑Crazy Glue
Substance Holonyms: ↑adhesive material, ↑adhesive agent, ↑adhesive

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • epoxy glue — type of glue (adhesive substance) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • epoxy resin — noun a thermosetting resin; used chiefly in strong adhesives and coatings and laminates • Syn: ↑epoxy, ↑epoxy glue • Derivationally related forms: ↑epoxy (for: ↑epoxy) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Epoxy — In chemistry, epoxy or polyepoxide is a thermosetting epoxide polymer that cures (polymerizes and crosslinks) when mixed with a catalyzing agent or hardener . Most common epoxy resins are produced from a reaction between epichlorohydrin and… …   Wikipedia

  • glue — 1. noun a tube of glue Syn: adhesive, fixative, gum, paste, cement; epoxy, epoxy resin, size, sizing, mucilage, stickum 2. verb 1) the planks were glued together Syn: stick, gum …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • epoxy — 1. adjective Derived from an epoxide. 2. noun A thermosetting resin used chiefly in strong adhesives, coatings and laminates; epoxy resin. 3. verb To …   Wiktionary

  • epoxy — [ɪ pɒksi, ɛ ] noun (plural epoxies) (also epoxy resin) an adhesive, plastic, paint, etc. made from a class of synthetic polymers containing epoxide groups. verb (epoxies, epoxying, epoxied) glue using an epoxy. Origin early 20th cent.: from …   English new terms dictionary

  • epoxy — I. adjective Etymology: epi + oxy Date: 1916 1. containing oxygen attached to two different atoms already united in some other way; specifically containing a 3 membered ring consisting of one oxygen and two carbon atoms 2. of or relating to an… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Glue — Colle Pour les articles homonymes, voir colle (homonymie). Une colle ou la glu est un produit de nature liquide o …   Wikipédia en Français

  • epoxy resin — e|pox|y res|in [ıˌpɔksi ˈrezın US ıˌpa: ] n [U] a type of glue …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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