nonsticking


nonsticking
nonsticking
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  • Teflon — /tef lon/ 1. Trademark. a fluorocarbon polymer with slippery, nonsticking properties; polytetrafluoroethylene. adj. 2. characterized by imperviousness to blame or criticism: a Teflon politician. * * * Trademark for a polymer of… …   Universalium

  • Teflon — Tef•lon [[t]ˈtɛf lɒn[/t]] 1) chem. Trademark. a fluorocarbon polymer with slippery, nonsticking properties: used in the manufacture of electrical insulation, cookware coatings, etc 2) cvs characterized by imperviousness to blame or criticism: a… …   From formal English to slang

  • Teflon — ☆ Teflon [tef′län΄ ] [< (poly)te(tra)fl(uorethylene) + on, arbitrary suffix for synthetic products] trademark for a tough, insoluble polymer, used in making nonsticking coatings, as for cookware, and in gaskets, bearings, electrical insulators …   English World dictionary