thermosetting

adjective ther·mo·set·ting \ -ˌse-tiŋ \

Definition of thermosetting

:capable of becoming permanently rigid when heated or cured
  • a thermosetting resin
— compare thermoplastic

First Known Use of thermosetting

circa 1931


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thermosetting

adjective ther·mo·set·ting \ -ˌset-iŋ \

medical Definition of thermosetting

:capable of becoming permanently rigid when heated or cured
  • a thermosetting resin

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