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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.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann

meth·yl meth·ac·ry·late

(methil methă-krilāt)
Thermoplastic material used for denture bases and as an embedding material for electron microscopy.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Evonik signed an agreement to sell its Methacrylates business to Advent International for 3 billion [pounds sterling].
Keywords: Chitosan, Chitosan methacrylate, Biodegradable polymers, Antimicrobial activity, Graft copolymer.
International Resource News-March 5, 2019--Evonik to sell Methacrylates business to Advent International
Evonik is selling its Methacrylates business to Advent international for 3 billion or roughly $3.4 million.
Silorane composite overall showed better shear bond strength and can be used with Methacrylate based composites in repair options using silane coupling agent and its silorane adhesive bond.
Acrylamide, stearyl methacrylate, ammonium persulfate (APS), sodium dodecyl sulfate (SDS), N,N'-bis (acryloyl) cystamine, N,N',N,N'-tetramethylethylenediamine (TEMED), and NaCl were commercially available and used as received.
Saudi Methacrylates Company (SAMAC) is constructing a 250,000t a year methyl methacrylate (MMA) plant - the biggest of its kind in the world - at Al-Jubail, Saudi Arabia.
In cases where only a single provisional that does not require a significant amount of strength is needed, methacrylate materials are often suitable.