plastination definition

  • noun:
    • A technique for protecting bodies or areas of the body by changing the water and fat with particular plastics.
    • a process involving fixation and dehydration and pushed impregnation and solidifying of biological cells; water and lipids tend to be changed by treatable polymers (silicone polymer or epoxy or polyester) that are consequently hardened

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