methyl methacrylate

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meth·yl meth·ac·ry·late

a thermoplastic material used for denture bases and as an embedding material for electron microscopy.

polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA)

Polymerized methyl methacrylate forming a light transparent thermoplastic material used in the manufacture of some spectacle lenses and formerly hard contact lenses. See modulus of elasticity; plastic spectacle frame.

meth·yl meth·ac·ry·late

(methil methă-krilāt)
Thermoplastic material used for denture bases and as an embedding material for electron microscopy.

methyl methacrylate

(meth´il methak´rilāt),
n an acrylic resin, CH2 = C(CH3)COOCH3, derived from methyl acrylic acid. Monomer is the single molecule and polymer is the polymerization product.