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Any of a class of polymer materials consisting of thermoplastic resins stabilized by ionic cross-linkages, used to make dental cement and sealants.
- ‘the golf ball's mantle is made of firm rubber, unlike other multilayer balls with mantles of ionomers or plastics.’
- ‘Most solid balls use an outer layer made of ionomer.’
- ‘The most common are called composite and glass ionomer.’
- ‘The final one, which is 1444, with insertion of glass ionomer followed by composite resin.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.