What does acrylic mean?
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acrylic fiber, acrylicnoun
polymerized from acrylonitrile
acrylic, acrylic resin, acrylate resinnoun
a glassy thermoplastic; can be cast and molded or used in coatings and adhesives
acrylic, acrylic paintnoun
used especially by artists
a synthetic fabric
Of or pertaining to a derivative of acrylic acid, or an object consisting mostly of an acrylic resin; as, an acrylic window.
(Chem.) Of or containing acryl, the hypothetical radical (R.CH:CH.CO-) of which acrolein (H2C:CH.CHO) is the hydride; as, acrylic acid. The characteristic residue in an acrylic compound is the carbonyl group attached directly to an ethylenic carbon.
A paint in which the pigment is suspended in a solution of an acrylic resin, which dries to a hard film on exposure to air.
A painting made using an acrylic paint; as, he donated several of his acrylics to the museum.
Same as acrylic resin.
Same as acrylic fiber.
An acrylic resin.
A paint containing an acrylic resin.
When it comes to painting, i prefer using acrylics as my medium.
a painting executed using such a paint.
A thick sheet of plastic.
A liquid coating system based on an acrylic resin
Derived from acrylic acid or acrylonitrile.
Containing an acrylic resin.
of or containing acryl, the hypothetical radical of which acrolein is the hydride; as, acrylic acid
The numerical value of acrylic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of acrylic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of acrylic in a Sentence
In my view, one of the toughest challenges to overcome was fabricating controlled hairy surfaces, one of our postdoctoral associates, Jose Alvarado, figured out how to manufacture these test surfaces; he devised a way to cast the hairs in acrylic molds using a teflon-like coating to facilitate the release of the final structures.
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Translations for acrylic
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- acrílicCatalan, Valencian
- acrylverf, acryl, acrylverftekening, acryl-Dutch
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