noun pyk·rete \ˈpīˌkrēt\

Definition of pykrete



  1. :  a frozen mixture of water and wood pulp that gives a tough resistant product used experimentally in arctic military structures

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Origin and Etymology of pykrete

Geoffrey Pyke, 20th century English inventor who invented it + -rete (as in concrete)

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a trip made at another's expense

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