Definition of Plexicushion in English:

Plexicushion

noun

US
Tennis Sport
  • A multilayered, acrylic-based synthetic material designed to have a somewhat springy quality, used as a playing surface for hard outdoor courts. [A trademark in the United States and Australia. Plexicushion has been used as the playing surface at the Australian Open since 2008.]

adjective

US
Tennis Sport
  • Made of, or surfaced with, this material.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Golfdom. From Plexi- + cushion.

Pronunciation

Plexicushion

/ˈplɛksɪˌkʊʃn/