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sil•i•cone



Pronunciation: (sil'i-kōn"), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/silicone.html on line 71 [key]
n. Chem.
any of a number of polymers containing alternate silicon and oxygen atoms, as (–Si–O–Si–O–)n, whose properties are determined by the organic groups attached to the silicon atoms, and that are fluid, resinous, rubbery, extremely stable in high temperatures, and water-repellent: used as adhesives, lubricants, and hydraulic oils and in electrical insulation, cosmetics, etc.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/silicone.html on line 115 silicone (Encyclopedia)

 

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