plastic foam

noun

Definition of plastic foam

Examples of plastic foam in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Cigarette butts and chunks of plastic foam swirled around her legs in murky water that reeked of rotting fish. Dake Kang, ajc, 30 July 2021 Cigarette butts and chunks of plastic foam swirled around her legs in murky water that reeked of rotting fish. Dake Kang, ajc, 30 July 2021 An executive with Terra replied that construction workers had addressed or were in the process of fixing several specific issues, including plastic foam that was clogging the Champlain pool and unsecured tarps that were noisily flapping in the wind. Kate Springer, CNN, 4 Aug. 2021 Cigarette butts and chunks of plastic foam swirled around her legs in murky water that reeked of rotting fish. Dake Kang, ajc, 30 July 2021 An executive with Terra replied that construction workers had addressed or were in the process of fixing several specific issues, including plastic foam that was clogging the Champlain pool and unsecured tarps that were noisily flapping in the wind. Kate Springer, CNN, 4 Aug. 2021 Cigarette butts and chunks of plastic foam swirled around her legs in murky water that reeked of rotting fish. Dake Kang, ajc, 30 July 2021 Cigarette butts and chunks of plastic foam swirled around her legs in murky water that reeked of rotting fish. Dake Kang, ajc, 30 July 2021 Cigarette butts and chunks of plastic foam swirled around her legs in murky water that reeked of rotting fish. Dake Kang, Star Tribune, 29 July 2021

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First Known Use of plastic foam

1943, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

18 Sep 2021

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“Plastic foam.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plastic%20foam. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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