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glyptal

/ (ˈɡlɪptəl) /
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noun
an alkyd resin obtained from polyhydric alcohols and polybasic organic acids or their anhydrides; used for surface coatings
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Word Origin for glyptal

C20: a trademark, perhaps from gly (cerol) + p (h) t (h) al (ic)
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