Meaning of POLYVINYL CHLORIDE in English

POLYVINYL CHLORIDE

noun

: a polymer of vinyl chloride ; especially : a thermoplastic resin (−CH 2 CHCl−) x that is characterized by chemical inertness, resistance to weathering, electrical resistivity, and rigidity unless it is plasticized and that is used chiefly for electrical insulation, coated fabrics, films, sheets, and pipes

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