from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A thermosetting resin used for molded products, adhesives, and surface coatings.
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- n. any thermosetting resin, such as Formica™, manufactured from melamine and an aldehyde, used to make surface coatings etc
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A thermosetting plastic formed by the reaction of melamine and formaldehyde. It is used for molding and for preparing laminated sheets used to surface counter tops, walls, and furniture. The commercially marketed Formica (TM) is one type of melamine resin.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a thermosetting resin formed from melamine and an aldehyde; used in molded products, adhesives, and coatings
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