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acrylic resin used to make a strong soft crease-resistant fabric (trade name Acrilan) Acrilan , polypropenonitrile
alpha-beta brass containing tin; resistant to sea water; Admiralty Metal is a trademark Admiralty brass , Admiralty Metal , naval brass , Tobin bronze
wood of any of various alder trees; resistant to underwater rot; used for bridges etc alder
north temperate shrubs or trees having toothed leaves and conelike fruit; bark is used in tanning and dyeing and the wood is rot-resistant alder , alder tree
light strong grey lustrous corrosion-resistant metallic element used in strong lightweight alloys (as for airplane parts); the main sources are rutile and ilmenite atomic number 22 , Ti , titanium
hard brittle multivalent metallic element; resistant to corrosion and tarnishing atomic number 24 , chromium , Cr
hard malleable ductile silvery metallic element that is resistant to corrosion; used in alloys; occurs in pentlandite and smaltite and garnierite and millerite atomic number 28 , Ni , nickel
ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element; occurs in various minerals but is the only metal that occurs abundantly in large masses; used as an electrical and thermal conductor atomic number 29 , copper , Cu
hard grey lustrous metallic element that is highly resistant to corrosion; occurs in niobite and fergusonite and tantalite atomic number 73 , Ta , tantalum
heavy precious metallic element; grey-white and resistant to corroding; occurs in some nickel and copper ores and is also found native in some deposits atomic number 78 , platinum , Pt
steel with a relatively large component (10-14%) of manganese; highly resistant to wear and shock austenitic manganese steel , manganese steel
drought-resistant perennial with awns lacking or very short and long creeping rhizomes; Europe and temperate Asia awnless bromegrass , Bromus inermis
strong stiff wood of a black-locust tree; very resistant to decay black locust
any of several breeds of Indian cattle; especially a large American heat and tick resistant greyish humped breed evolved in the Gulf States by interbreeding Indian cattle and now used chiefly for crossbreeding Bos indicus , Brahma , Brahman , Brahmin
small deciduous tree of eastern and central United States having dark green lyrate pinnatifid leaves and tough moisture-resistant wood used especially for fence posts box white oak , brash oak , iron oak , post oak , Quercus stellata
steel containing chromium that makes it resistant to corrosion chromium steel , stainless , stainless steel
antipsychotic drug (trade name Clozaril) used as a sedative and for treatment-resistant schizophrenia; know to have few side effects clozapine , Clozaril
native to West Africa but grown in Java and elsewhere; resistant to coffee rust Coffea canephora , Coffea robusta , Rio Nunez coffee , robusta coffee
resistant to change conservative , moderate
antibacterial (trade name Dynapen) used to treat staphylococcal infections that are resistant to penicillin dicloxacillin , Dynapen
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