plasticiser

World English Dictionary
plasticizer or plasticiser (ˈplæstɪˌsaɪzə)
 
n
any of a number of substances added to materials in order to modify their physical properties. Their uses include softening and improving the flexibility of plastics and preventing dried paint coatings from becoming too brittle
 
plasticiser or plasticiser
 
n

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