vacuum forming

noun

a process in which a sheet of warmed thermoplastic is shaped by placing it in a mould and applying suction

Nearby words

  1. vacuum distillation,
  2. vacuum drying,
  3. vacuum energy,
  4. vacuum flask,
  5. vacuum fluctuation,
  6. vacuum frame,
  7. vacuum gauge,
  8. vacuum pan,
  9. vacuum pump,
  10. vacuum servo

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