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  • noun computing A plugin that provides the functionality of newer browsers to older versions


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  • It has long lines and plenty of warmth, but the unique wrap shape gives the impression that you still have a figure under all that polyfill.

    Michelle Madhok: Puffy Coats That Will (And Won't) Make You Look Fat

  • I just need to finish the tiling on the other side of the room, and the painting (have to polyfill the wall first).

    sheepdip Diary Entry

  • Pillows made from polyfill or other synthetic fill materials are an inexpensive choice, but don't expect the life or performance of the other pillow types.

    The Seattle Times

  • Replacing the cartridge polyfill in your Electronic Cigarette - Articles related to Youths butting in to end use of tobacco

  • PILLOWCASE SNOWMAN: Stuff a white pillowcase with polyfill. The Ad-Free Personal Finance Blogs Aggregator

  • Made with vintage fabrics, stuffed with polyfill with a hand embroidered face.

    whip up

  • I like to make little notes for ideas or projects like, "make small journals out of watercolor paper scraps" or "dye white wool yarn letterboxing stuff" or "under no circumstances are you to buy more polyfill or pillow forms, no matter how cheap it is on sale."

    my aim is true

  • PolyFill tool lets you fill shapes with just a few clicks! shapes don't even have to be enclosed to use the PolyFill tool; you simply click on the different nodes of a figure and when you click back where you started, the polyfill region is created!

  • I split the seam on his back to add some more polyfill.


  • These adorable shoes arrived in packaging ready for gifting: a plastic-zippered pouch with polyfill stuffed into the shoes for shaping.

    Charlottesville Blogs


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