adhesive material

Definitions of adhesive material
  1. noun
    a substance that unites or bonds surfaces together
    synonyms: adhesive, adhesive agent
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    birdlime, lime
    a sticky adhesive that is smeared on small branches to capture small birds
    spirit gum
    an adhesive solution made of gum and ether and used to attach false hair to skin
    binder
    something used to bind separate particles together or facilitate adhesion to a surface
    cement
    something that hardens to act as adhesive material
    library paste, paste
    an adhesive made from water and flour or starch; used on paper and paperboard
    rubber cement
    an adhesive made by dissolving unvulcanized rubber in a solvent like benzene or naphtha
    glue, gum, mucilage
    cement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an adhesive
    putty
    a dough-like mixture of whiting and boiled linseed oil; used especially to patch woodwork or secure panes of glass
    iron putty
    a cement resembling putty; made by mixing ferric oxide and boiled linseed oil; is acid resistant
    red-lead putty
    a cement resembling putty; made by mixing white and red lead in boiled linseed oil; used as luting on pipe fittings
    mastic
    a pasty cement used as an adhesive or filler
    wafer
    a small adhesive disk of paste; used to seal letters
    type of:
    material, stuff
    the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
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