transitive verb Date: 1956 to give a final shape to (as a plastic) with the aid of heat and usually pressure • thermoformable adjective

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  • thermoform — thermoformable, adj. /therr meuh fawrm /, v.t. to shape (esp. plastic) by the use of heat and pressure. [1955 60; THERMO + FORM] * * * …   Universalium

  • thermoform — verb A method of shaping, especially for thermoplastics, while hot …   Wiktionary

  • thermoform — ther·mo·form …   English syllables

  • thermoform — ther•mo•form [[t]ˈθɜr məˌfɔrm[/t]] v. t. cvb thr to shape by the use of heat and pressure • Etymology: 1955–60 ther mo•form′a•ble, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • thermoform — …   Useful english dictionary

  • thermoformable — adjective see thermoform …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Thermoforming — is a manufacturing process for thermoplastic sheet or film. Specifically, it is more of a converting process, where plastic sheet or film is converted into a formed, finished part. The sheet or film is heated in an oven to its forming temperature …   Wikipedia

  • Liemke — Schloß Holte Stadt Schloß Holte Stukenbrock Koordinaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Schloß Holte — Stadt Schloß Holte Stukenbrock Koordinaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Stanzen (Verfahren) — Stanzform für einen Kreis von 3 cm Durchmesser (Buchdruck); die Schneidlinie (zwischen den viereckigen Auswerfer Gummistücken) ist in einer Sperrholzplatte befestigt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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