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Teflon

noun [U]     /ˈtef.lɒn/ US  /-lɑːn/ trademark
a plastic that is very smooth and does not have chemical reactions with other substances. It is used in industry and as a surface for cooking pans so that food does not stick to the pan.Pots and pansPlastics and rubber
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