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fibreglass

US fiberglass

/ (ˈfaɪbəˌɡlɑːs) /
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noun

material consisting of matted fine glass fibres, used as insulation in buildings, in fireproof fabrics, etc
a fabric woven from this material or a light strong material made by bonding fibreglass with a synthetic resin; used for car bodies, boat hulls, etc

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Also called: glass fibre
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