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acrylic

 [ah-kril´ik]
pertaining to polymers of acrylic acid, methacrylic acid, or acrylonitrile, such as acrylic resins used in making dental restorations, prostheses, and appliances.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

a·cryl·ic

(ă-kril'ik),
Denoting certain synthetic plastic resins derived from acrylic acid.
See also: acrylic resin.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

acrylic

A synthetic material used to make resins and plastics.
 
Dentistry
A plastic used to bond false teeth, retainers, and other dental appliances.
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acrylic

Dentistry A plastic used to bond false teeth, retainers, and other dental devices
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

a·cryl·ic

(ă-kril'ik)
Denoting certain synthetic plastic resins derived from acrylic acid.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Acrylic acid refers to an organic compound which is the easiest unsaturated carboxylic acid.
Thermodynamic factor and the structural factor of dyeing of acrylic fibre with basic dyes were reported by Wang (2009).
Auto-polymerizing or cold-cure acrylic resins are manipulated by various methods.
Acrylic dentures due to their cost-effectiveness are quiet popular among elderly population seeking help for the replacement of missing teeth.1 Despite chemical bonding between acrylic teeth and acrylic denture bases, teeth detachment particularly in the anterior segment of the dentures is a frequent occurrence and is quiet frustrating for both the dentists and the patients.2-4 To increase the life-span and strength of the acrylic dentures, an effective bond strength between the acrylic teeth and the denture base is mandatory.5
Glass fiber reinforcement improved the flexural strength of acrylic resin under aging process [13].
PVHO-2 provides guidance to the user and/or authority in regard to the potential service life of the acrylic chamber and the necessary care, inspections and repairs during this period.
The Acrylic Rubber industry development trends and marketing channels are analyzed.
* ENCOR DT 211 BR, a 100 percent acrylic ideally suited for fast-dry traffic paints.
BASF initially plans to use the bio-based acrylic acid to manufacture superabsorbent polymers.
There are many reasons for acrylic beverageware's appeal, but primarily its reusable and unbreakable status helps make acrylic the material of choice for outdoor living.
Acrylic chairs are a great modern addition to any minimalist dining space Acrylic chairs are a great modern addition to any minimalist dining space SCRIMP Victoria clear acrylic dining chair PS79.99 from fads.co.uk THIS ghost-style chair is stylish, strong and practical and at this price you will have money left to buy a dining table too.
Patent 8,524,826 (September 3, 2013), "Transparent Chemical Resistant Impact Acrylic Alloy," Leslie A.