Meaning of “Bakelite” in the English Dictionary

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"Bakelite" in British English

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Bakelitenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈbeɪ.kə.laɪt/ us /ˈbeɪ.kə.laɪt/ trademark

a type of hard plastic used especially in the past:

a 1940s Bakelite radio

(Definition of “Bakelite” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)