Definition of photopolymer in English:



  • A light-sensitive polymeric material, especially one used in printing plates or microfilms.

    • ‘Typical photopolymers use a single chemical process for bonding molecules together both to form the medium and perform the recording.’
    • ‘The resin is a high-speed liquid photopolymer.’
    • ‘This high-speed liquid photopolymer is a good, all-purpose material for prototyping interior automotive parts.’
    • ‘However, the company is further researching a photopolymer invented at Bell Labs.’
    • ‘The trick is to cross two separate lasers, and where they intersect to write in three dimensions across a 1.3 millimeter gap filled with a two chemistry photopolymer, between the substrates.’