Meaning of POLYACRYLONITRILE in English

POLYACRYLONITRILE

/pol'ee ak'reuh loh nuy"tril, -treel, -truyl/ , n. Chem.

a polymer of acrylonitrile used in the manufacture of Orlon and other synthetic textiles.

[ 1930-35; POLY- + ACRYLONITRILE ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .