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Pyrexnoun [U]

 us   /ˈpɑɪ·reks/ trademark
a type of glass that is used to make containers for cooking because it does not break when it is heated
Translations of “Pyrex”
in Chinese (Traditional) 耐熱玻璃(用於製造炊具)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 派热克斯耐热玻璃(用于制造炊具)…
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