Definition of cyanoacrylate in English:

cyanoacrylate

Pronunciation: /sīˈanō-//ˌsīənōˈakrəˌlāt/

noun

Chemistry
  • Any of a class of compounds that are cyanide derivatives of acrylates. They are easily polymerized and are used to make quick-setting adhesives.

    • ‘For opaque hubs, choices range from quick-bonding adhesives such as cyanoacrylates to epoxy systems.’
    • ‘Finished parts can be dipped in wax; sanded, finished, and painted; or infiltrated with another material, such as an elastomer, urethane, cyanoacrylate, or wax.’
    • ‘Where the digital model indicates a solid, the printer, using a modified inkjet printer cartridge, injects the binder cyanoacrylate.’
    • ‘This adhesive is based on cyanoacrylates which spontaneously polymerizes in moist air.’
    • ‘According to the company, cyanoacrylates are reactive monomer liquids that become polymer films when they react to moisture or certain chemicals.’

Pronunciation:

cyanoacrylate

/sīˈanō-//ˌsīənōˈakrəˌlāt/