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Definition of polyurethane noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

polyurethane

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌpɒliˈjʊərəθeɪn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌpɑːliˈjʊrəθeɪn//
 
[uncountable] (specialist) Materials and properties
 
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a type of plastic material used in making paints, glues, etc. polyurethane gloss (= a paint that dries with a hard shiny surface) See related entries: Materials and properties
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: polyurethane