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metalicrato

English translation: (poly) methyl methacrylate

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Italian term or phrase:metalicrato
English translation:(poly) methyl methacrylate
Entered by: Ivana UK
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01:01 Mar 13, 2007
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.)
Italian term or phrase: metalicrato
La miscela, sotto forma di polvere o di pasta, veniva rinchiusa in minuscoli tubetti ermetici, di vetro o di metalicrato ...

Is this "methyl methacrylate"? Can anyone confirm?
Ivana UK
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:32
poly methyl methacrylate
Explanation:
That's what I would say

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Note added at 5 mins (2007-03-13 01:07:03 GMT)
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Poly(methyl methacrylate)

As your text mentions glass:

PMMA- [ Traduzca esta página ]Poly(methyl methacrylate), which lazy scientists call PMMA, is a clear plastic, used as a shatterproof replacement for glass. The barrier at the ice rink ...
www.pslc.ws/mactest/pmma.htm - 8k - En caché - Páginas similares
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Yvonne Becker
Local time: 03:32
Grading comment
thanks for confirming
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +1poly methyl methacrylate
Yvonne Becker


  

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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
poly methyl methacrylate


Explanation:
That's what I would say

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Note added at 5 mins (2007-03-13 01:07:03 GMT)
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Poly(methyl methacrylate)

As your text mentions glass:

PMMA- [ Traduzca esta página ]Poly(methyl methacrylate), which lazy scientists call PMMA, is a clear plastic, used as a shatterproof replacement for glass. The barrier at the ice rink ...
www.pslc.ws/mactest/pmma.htm - 8k - En caché - Páginas similares


Yvonne Becker
Local time: 03:32
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Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
thanks for confirming

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Valeria Faber: Yes, it's used for contact lenses too.
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