Pyrex

[ pahy-reks ]
/ ˈpaɪ rɛks /

Trademark.

a brand name for any of a class of heat- and chemical-resistant glassware products of varying composition used for cooking.

QUIZZES

BEAT THE DOLDRUMS WITH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

We know you’ll tackle this quiz totis viribus! See how many words from the week of Oct 12–18, 2020 you get right!
Question 1 of 7
What does “Indigenous” mean?
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for Pyrex

British Dictionary definitions for Pyrex

Pyrex
/ (ˈpaɪrɛks) /

noun

trademark
  1. any of a variety of borosilicate glasses that have low coefficients of expansion, making them suitable for heat-resistant glassware used in cookery and chemical apparatus
  2. (as modifier)a Pyrex dish
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012