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polystyrene

 [pol″e-sti´rēn]
the resin produced by polymerization of styrol, a clear resin of the thermoplastic type, used in the construction of denture bases.

polystyrene

/poly·sty·rene/ (-sti´rēn) the resin produced by polymerization of styrol, a clear resin of the thermoplastic type, used in the construction of denture bases.

polystyrene (pol´ēstī´rēn),

n a polymer of styrene, which is a derivative of ethylene; often one of the resins present in materials designed for denture construction by the injection molding technique.

polystyrene

the resin produced by polymerization of styrol, a clear resin of the thermoplastic type.

sodium polystyrene sulfonate
a potassium exchange resin that may be administered orally or rectally in the treatment of hyperkalemia.
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PART V PROPERTIES, PROCESSING, AND APPLICATIONS OF SYNDIOTACTIC POLYSTYRENE.
Properties of Syndiotactic Polystyrene (Tomoaki Takebe, Komei Yamasaki, Keisuke Funaki, and Michael Malanga).
Melt Processing of Syndiotactic Polystyrene (David Bank, Kevin Nichols, Harold Fowler, Jason Reese, and Gerry Billovits).
Applications of Syndiotactic Polystyrene (Tom Fiola, Akihiko Okada, Masami Mihara, and Kevin Nichols).
Blends of Syndiotactic Polystyrene with Polyamide (Kevin Nichols, Akihiko Okada, and Hiroki Fukui).