any of the class of thermoplastic resins derived by the polymerization or copolymerization of a vinyl compound: used chiefly as adhesives, sizing agents, and coatings.
any of a class of thermoplastic resins that are made by polymerizing or copolymerizing a vinyl compound. The commonest type is PVC
[pol-ee-vohl-teen, -tn] /ˌpɒl iˈvoʊl tin, -tn/ adjective 1. .
[pol-ee-waw-ter, -wot-er] /ˈpɒl iˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a subtance mistakenly identified as a form of , now known to be containing ions from glass or quartz.
/pɒˈlɪksɪnə/ noun 1. (Greek myth) a daughter of King Priam of Troy, who was sacrificed on the command of Achilles’ ghost
[pol-ee-zoh-uh n] /ˌpɒl iˈzoʊ ən/ adjective, noun, British. 1. . /ˌpɒlɪˈzəʊən/ noun, adjective 1. another word for bryozoan