glass fiber
noun Date: 1882 fiberglass

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • glass fiber —    A light but durable sculpture material used to reinforce resin, and hollow cast concrete. Thin filaments of glass are bonded into thin, flexible sheets called mats, strips of tape, or a fine, loosely stranded rope known as roving. Also see… …   Glossary of Art Terms

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  • glass-fiber material — stiklaplastikis statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Plastikas iš stiklo pluošto ar stiklo audinio ir termoreaktyviosios dervos. atitikmenys: angl. fiberglass plastic; glass fiber material; glass fiber plastic; glass reinforced plastic rus.… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • glass-fiber plastic — stiklaplastikis statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Plastikas iš stiklo pluošto ar stiklo audinio ir termoreaktyviosios dervos. atitikmenys: angl. fiberglass plastic; glass fiber material; glass fiber plastic; glass reinforced plastic rus.… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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