polyethylene Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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polyethylenenoun [U]

uk   /ˌpɒl.iˈeθ.ɪ.liːn/  us   /ˌpɑː.liˈeθ.ə-/ US (also mainly UK polythene)
a ​light, usually ​thin, ​softplastic, often used for making ​bags or for ​keeping things ​dry or ​fresh: a polyethylene bag They ​covered the ​brokenwindows with ​sheets of polyethylene.
(Definition of polyethylene from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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