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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make a substance that at some stage in its manufacture or processing can be shaped by flow (as by application of heat or pressure) with or without fillers

Usage examples (7)
  • A rotating pin tool uses friction and applies pressure to "plasticize" the metal and join the panels together, resulting in weld joints that are more efficient.
  • It's been clearly established that the CRU was never a data depository for data from the National Meteorological Services, but there has been plenty of noise that they had an...
  • I used to run a "powder" action that used to basically plasticize people's faces.
  • We can now decrease the population with certain foods that plasticize the human being. for more
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