laminated glass

laminated glass
glass made with plates of plastic or resin or other material between two sheets of glass to prevent shattering
Hypernyms: ↑glass

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: plate consisting of two or more sheets of glass with plastic sheeting bonded between to resist shattering — called also safety glass, shatterproof glass

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laminated glass noun
Safety glass
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Main Entry:lamina

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  • Laminated glass — is a type of safety glass that holds together when . In the event of breaking, it is held in place by an interlayer, typically of polyvinyl butyral (PVB), between its two or more layers of glass. The interlayer keeps the layers of glass bonded… …   Wikipedia

  • laminated glass — A sandwich type construction of two or more panes of glass laminated together with an extremely tough, crystal clear plastic film; on severe impact, laminated glass will crack, but not shatter like ordinary glass, nor craze over like toughened… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • laminated glass — beskeveldris stiklas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Stiklas, kuris nuo smūgio nesubyra arba sudūžta į neaštrius gabaliukus. atitikmenys: angl. laminated glass; non shatterable glass; nonshatterable glass; non splintering glass;… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • laminated glass — /læməneɪtəd ˈglas/ (say lamuhnaytuhd glahs) noun glass made by joining two plates or panes with a layer of plastic or artificial resin between them which retains the fragments if the glass is broken …  

  • glass — [1] A transparent, hard, amorphous, brittle substance which is made by fusing together one or more of the oxides of silicon, boron, or phosphorus, with certain basic oxides (e.g., sodium, magnesium, calcium, potassium), and cooling the product… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • laminated — [[t]læ̱mɪneɪtɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ: usu ADJ n Material such as wood or plastic that is laminated consists of several thin sheets or layers that are stuck together. Modern windscreens are made from laminated glass. 2) ADJ: usu ADJ n A product that is… …   English dictionary

  • glass — Synonyms and related words: CM glass, CR glass, achromatic lens, adobe, aerological instrument, agate glass, alabaster, aneroid barometer, aneroidograph, astigmatic lens, barograph, barometer, barometrograph, beaker, bifocals, bijouterie,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • laminated — lam|i|nated [ˈlæmıneıtıd] adj [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: laminate to put in layers (16 21 centuries), from Latin lamina thin plate, layer ] 1.) laminated material is made by joining several thin layers on top of each other ▪ laminated glass 2.)… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • laminated — adjective 1 laminated material has several thin sheets joined on top of each other: laminated glass 2 covered with a layer of thin plastic or metal: wood laminated with plastic laminate verb (T) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • GLASS —    Glass results from the heating of a mixture of sand, lime, and sodium carbonate to a very high temperature. When different materials are added to the sand, glass can become transparent, translucent, or colored. While the origins of glass are… …   Historical Dictionary of Architecture

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