polyester definition

  • noun:
    • any one of numerous synthetic polymers created chiefly by-reaction of dibasic acids with dihydric alcohols and made use of mostly as light, strong, weather-resistant resins in watercraft hulls, textile fibers, adhesives, and molded parts.
    • A wrinkle-resistant fabric of fibers produced from these resins.
    • Any polymer whose monomers are connected collectively by ester bonds
    • A material or textile made from polyester polymer
    • any one of numerous synthetic resins; they've been light and strong and climate resistant
    • a complex ester utilized for making materials or resins or plastics or as a plasticizer
    • any of a sizable class of synthetic materials
  • adjective:
    • Of, or consisting of polyesters

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