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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Any of various chemical compounds that contain a specific type of linkage that are used chiefly in making flexible and rigid foams, elastomers, and resins for coatings and adhesives

Usage examples (34)
  • The combined seat, its bottom and back frame is a one-piece reinforced moulding upholstered in polyurethane foam.
  • Seal the wood with three coats of clear gloss polyurethane, and a final coat of clear satin polyurethane.
  • At the core of their design is polyurethane, which is an elastic polymer that already has decent scratch resistance.
  • The fabric is then tripled coated with polyurethane, which is said to further increase overall strength and durability. for more
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