from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A thermoplastic resin, (C2F4)n, that is resistant to heat and chemicals, has an extremely low coefficient of friction, and is used as a coating on cookware, gaskets, seals, and hoses.
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- n. A tough synthetic resin used to make seals and bearings and to create a nonstick coating on cooking utensils.
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- n. a material used to coat cooking utensils and in industrial applications where sticking is to be avoided
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