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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 Arabic البوليثين…
in Korean 폴리에틸렌…
in Malaysian politena…
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 Vietnamese nhựa tổng hợp pôliten…
in Spanish polietileno, plástico…
in Portuguese politeno, plástico…
in Thai โพลีธีน…
in German das Plastik, Plastik……
in Catalan polietilè…
in Japanese (英)ポリエチレン…
in Indonesian plastik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 聚乙烯…
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