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epoxy

Chem
1. of, consisting of, or containing an oxygen atom joined to two different groups that are themselves joined to other groups
2. short for epoxy resin

epoxy

, epoxide resin
any of various tough resistant thermosetting synthetic resins containing epoxy groups: used in surface coatings, laminates, and adhesives

Epoxy

A plastic material that can be used as a filler to replace missing building components.

epoxy

A class of synthetic, thermosetting resins which produce tough, hard, chemical-resistant coatings and excellent adhesives.
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The derivatives obtained are then reacted with epoxy compound to provide the crosslinked epoxidized lignin resin (Column G of Table 1 and Fig.
Kinetics of the 1st order was also observed for the basic catalyzed reaction of epoxy compounds with caproic acid (Sorokin, 1968).
We have found that reactions of hydroperoxides with epoxy compounds do not proceed in aprotonic and protophilic solvents.
Most of GE's current work is with unsaturated polyester and epoxy compounds.
Conventional extrusion or injection molding methods were not appropriate for thermosetting epoxy compounds, so a low-pressure transfer molding method was generally used.