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a·cryl·ic res·in

a general term applied to a resinous material of the various esters of acrylic acid; used as a denture base material, for other dental restorations, and for trays.

resin

(rez'in) [L. resina, fr. Gr. rhetine, resin of the pine]
1. A natural, amorphous, nonvolatile, soft or solid exudation of plants. It is practically insoluble in water but dissolves in alcohol. See: rosin
2. Any of a class of solid or soft organic compounds of natural or synthetic origin. They are usually of high molecular weight and most are polymers. Included are polyvinyl, polyethylene, and polystyrene. These are combined with chemicals such as epoxides, plasticizers, pigments, fillers, and stabilizers to form plastics.

acrylic resin

Quick-cure resin.

anion-exchange resin

See: ion-exchange resin

cation-exchange resin

See: ion-exchange resin

cholestyramine resin

An ion-exchange resin used to treat itching associated with jaundice and elevated serum lipid levels. Side effects may include bloating and abdominal discomfort.

cold-cure resin

Quick-cure resin.

ion-exchange resin

An ionizable synthetic substance, which may be acid or basic, used accordingly to remove either acid or basic ions from solutions. Anion-exchange resins are used to absorb acid in the stomach, and cation-exchange resins are used to remove basic (alkaline) ions from solutions.

quick-cure resin

An autopolymer resin, used in many dental procedures, that can be polymerized by an activator and catalyst without applying external heat.
Synonym: acrylic resin; cold-cure resin; self-curing resin

self-curing resin

Quick-cure resin.

a·cryl·ic res·in

(ă-krilik rezin)
Resinous material of various esters of acrylic acid; used as a denture base material, dental restorations, and trays.
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The research trend of the published literature from year 1990 to 2017 (Fig 1) on "Google Scholar" search engine for the key words "acrylic teeth and acrylic resin denture bases and teeth debonding" showed a surge in the number of publications from year 2007 and onwards.
2) To comparatively analyze the efficacy of the four different denture cleansers in removing tea stains from acrylic resins.
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Routine usage may cause bleaching of acrylic resin and may have a harmful effect on soft resilient denture liners.
Ben Price, director of purchasing at Wikoff Color, said that the raw materials of most concern to the company are the monomers and oligomers used in its energy cure products, along with the acrylic resins used in its waterbased products.
Materials commonly used for fabrication of facial prosthesis are acrylic resins, acrylic copolymers, vinyl polymers, polyurethane elastomers and silicone elastomers but none of these fulfills all the requirements for a satisfactory prosthesis.
Acrylic resin is used in dentistry for the fabrication of various dental prostheses.
Water Sorption of Heat-Polymerized Acrylic Resins Processed in Mono and Bimaxillary Flasks.