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Princeton's WordNet

  1. safety glass, laminated glass, shatterproof glass(noun)

    glass made with plates of plastic or resin or other material between two sheets of glass to prevent shattering


  1. Laminated glass

    Laminated glass is a type of safety glass that holds together when shattered. In the event of breaking, it is held in place by an interlayer, typically of polyvinyl butyral, between its two or more layers of glass. The interlayer keeps the layers of glass bonded even when broken, and its high strength prevents the glass from breaking up into large sharp pieces. This produces a characteristic "spider web" cracking pattern when the impact is not enough to completely pierce the glass. Laminated glass is normally used when there is a possibility of human impact or where the glass could fall if shattered. Skylight glazing and automobile windshields typically use laminated glass. In geographical areas requiring hurricane-resistant construction, laminated glass is often used in exterior storefronts, curtain walls and windows. The PVB interlayer also gives the glass a much higher sound isolation rating, due to the damping effect, and also blocks 99% of incoming UV radiation.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of laminated glass in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of laminated glass in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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