a brand name for a synthetic material used as a substitute for clay or wax in modeling.
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How to use Plasticine in a sentence
Roll out a long cylinder of Plasticine and fit it into the groove on the upper surface of the earthenware base.
Set the tube upright in the Plasticine block near to one end.
If satisfactory insert the tube in the Plasticine block next to that containing the washed cells.
The Plasticine block now presents the appearances shown in Fig. 194.
For curved surfaces, as cylinders, any of these methods can be used; the Plasticine is the more successful.How to Observe in Archaeology | Various
British Dictionary definitions for Plasticine
trademark a soft coloured material used, esp by children, for modelling
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