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polythene

noun [U]
 
/ˈpɒlɪθiːn/ UK ( US polyethylene,
 
US  /ˌpɒliˈeθəliːn/)
a thin, soft plastic, often used for making bagsPlastics and rubber
Translations of “polythene”
in Korean 폴리에틸렌…
in Arabic البوليثين…
in French polyéthylène…
in Turkish polietilen, ince yumuşak plastik…
in Italian polietilene…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聚乙烯…
in Russian полиэтилен…
in Polish polietylen…
in Spanish polietileno, plástico…
in Portuguese politeno, plástico…
in German das Plastik, Plastik……
in Catalan polietilè…
in Japanese (英)ポリエチレン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 聚乙烯…
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