plasticizer


plas·ti·ciz·er

noun \ˈplas-tə-ˌsī-zər\

Definition of PLASTICIZER

:  one that plasticizes; specifically :  a chemical added especially to rubbers and resins to impart flexibility, workability, or stretchability

First Known Use of PLASTICIZER

1925

plas·ti·ciz·er

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PLASTICIZER

: a chemical added especially to rubbers and resins to impart flexibility, workability, or stretchability

Variants of PLASTICIZER

plas·ti·ciz·er or British plas·ti·cis·er \ˈplas-tə-ˌsī-zər\

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