Pvc vs Neoprene - What's the difference?

pvc | neoprene |


As an initialism pvc

is (organic compound) p'oly'''v'''inyl ' c hloride.

As a noun neoprene is

a synthetic rubber, a polymer of chloroprene, commonly used in wetsuits, laptop sleeves, orthopedic braces, electrical insulation, liquid and sheet-applied elastomeric membranes and flashings, car fan belts, etc.

pvc

English

Initialism

(Initialism) (head)
  • (organic compound) p'oly'''v'''inyl ' c hloride
  • (medicine) p'remature '''v'''entricular ' c ontraction of the heart
  • (medicine) p'eripheral '''v'''enous ' c atheter
  • (networking) p'ermanent '''v'''irtual ' c ircuit
  • References

    * (organic chemistry) Bashford, David. Thermoplastics: Directory and databook; ISBN 9780412733505. London: Chapman & Hall, 1997.

    See also

    * (chemistry) ABS

    Anagrams

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    neoprene

    Noun

  • A synthetic rubber, a polymer of chloroprene, commonly used in wetsuits, laptop sleeves, orthopedic braces, electrical insulation, liquid and sheet-applied elastomeric membranes and flashings, car fan belts, etc.
  • Synonyms

    * polychloroprene