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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 major epoxy / polyepoxide resins - types and end-users discussed in the report are:
22, 23), although polyepoxides have also been extensively used.
Polyanhydrides, particularly pyromellitic dianhydride (PMDA) (24, 25), and polyepoxides (26-28) have been widely used for chain extension and branching of PET, allowing a significant increase in molecular weight, intrinsic viscosity, and melt viscosity.
The polyester and the adhesive is adhered by treating with reagents such as chlorophenol compounds or polyepoxides.