plasticizer

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noun plas·ti·ciz·er \ˈpla-stə-ˌsī-zər\

Definition of plasticizer

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

1925

First Known Use of plasticizer

1925


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plasticizer

noun plas·ti·ciz·er
variants: or British

plasticiser

\ˈplas-tə-ˌsī-zər\play

Medical Definition of plasticizer

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


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