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polythenenoun [U]

uk   /ˈpɒl.ɪ.θiːn/ us   /ˈpɑː.lɪ.θiːn/ mainly UK US usually polyethylene
a light, usually thin, soft plastic, often used for making bags or for keeping things dry or fresh: a polythene bag They covered the broken windows with sheets of polythene.
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Translations of “polythene”
in Korean 폴리에틸렌…
in Arabic البوليثين…
in Malaysian politena…
in French polyéthylène…
in Russian полиэтилен…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聚乙烯…
in Italian polietilene…
in Turkish polietilen, ince yumuşak plastik…
in Polish polietylen…
in Spanish polietileno, plástico…
in Vietnamese nhựa tổng hợp pôliten…
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 Chinese (Simplified) 聚乙烯…
in Indonesian plastik…
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