nonplastic

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adjective non·plas·tic \ ˌnän-ˈpla-stik \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of nonplastic

:not plastic: such as
a :not capable of being deformed continuously and permanently in any direction without rupture
  • a nonplastic silty soil
  • adding nonplastic materials to sculpting clay
b :not made or consisting of a plastic
  • nonplastic bottles

nonplastic

noun, plural nonplastics

First Known Use of nonplastic

1833


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