Recent Examples of thermoplastic from the Web
The mat is latex-free and manufactured in an eco-friendly fashion; it’s made out of something called thermoplastic elastomer (TPE), which is essentially a blend of plastic and rubber.
The curtain of thermoplastic carbon fiber composite adds a soft, rippling aesthetic to the building.
A six-year study exploring all sorts of accident rates, determined there was no difference when using thermoplastic lane lines instead, Caltrans spokeswoman Jocelyn Whitfield said.
Thermoplastic paint sounds eco-friendly and more reliable/durable.
HeatTrak's Residential Snow-Melting Stair Mat is made out of a thermoplastic material that can melt two inches of snow per hour.
These reinforced finger-savers are nimble enough for finer work, but generous thermoplastic rubber plates keep your knuckles and metacarpals intact when crushing time comes.
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First Known Use of thermoplastic
Medical Definition of thermoplastic
: a thermoplastic material
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