Acrylic

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Acrylic may refer to:

Chemicals and materials[edit]

Derived from acrylic acid,

  • chemical compounds that contain the acryloyl group, for example:
    • Acrylic fiber, a synthetic fiber of polyacrylonitrile
    • Poly(methyl methacrylate), AKA acrylic, acrylic glass, "Plexiglas", and "Perspex"—a transparent thermoplastic
    • Acrylic paint, fast-drying paint containing pigment suspension in acrylic polymer emulsion
    • Acrylic resin, a group of related thermoplastic or thermosetting plastic substances
    • Acrylate polymer or acrylic polymer, a group of polymers (plastics) noted for transparency and elasticity

Other uses[edit]

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