[ soo-per-plas-tik ]
/ ˌsu pərˈplæs tɪk /
(of some metals and alloys) having the capacity to undergo extreme deformation at high temperatures.
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Origin of superplastic
OTHER WORDS FROM superplasticsu·per·plas·tic·i·ty [soo-per-plas-tis-i-tee], /ˌsu pər plæsˈtɪs ɪ ti/, noun
Words nearby superplastic
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British Dictionary definitions for superplastic
/ (ˌsuːpəˈplæstɪk) /
(of a metal, alloy, etc) very easily moulded at high temperatures without fracturing
such a metal, alloy, etc
Derived forms of superplasticsuperplasticity, noun
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