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prepreg

[′prē‚preg]
(engineering)
A reinforced-plastics term for the reinforcing material that contains or is combined with the full complement of resin before the molding operation.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

prepreg

In a reinforced plastic, the reinforcing material containing or combined with the full complement of resin before molding.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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