allyl resin

variants: or allyl plastic

Definition of allyl resin

: any of a group of thermosetting transparent abrasion-resistant synthetic resins or plastics made usually from esters derived from allyl alcohol or allyl chloride and used chiefly in making cast products (as sheets) and low-pressure laminated products

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1943, in the meaning defined above

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“Allyl resin.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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