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polyvinyl acetate definition

  • noun:
    • A rubbery artificial polymer served by polymerization of plastic acetate, utilized as an adhesive for light materials such as for example paper, wood and fabric. Abbreviations: PVA, PVAc.
    • a vinyl polymer used particularly in paints or adhesives
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