methylpentene polymer

methylpentene polymer

[¦meth·əl′pen‚tēn ′päl·ə·mər]
(organic chemistry)
Thermoplastic material based on 4-methylpentene-1; has low gravity, excellent electrical properties, and 90% optical transmission.
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