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Adhesive

see synonyms of adhesive

Noun

1. adhesive, adhesive agent, adhesive material

a substance that unites or bonds surfaces together

Adjective

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Adhesive

see synonyms of adhesive
adjective
1. 
able or designed to adhere; sticky
adhesive tape
2. 
tenacious or clinging
noun
3. 
a substance used for sticking objects together, such as glue, cement, or paste

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Adhesive

see synonyms of adhesive
adjective
1. 
sticking and not coming loose; clinging
2. 
made so as to adhere
noun
3. 
an adhesive substance, as glue
4.  Philately
an adhesive postage stamp

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Adhesive

see synonyms of adhesive
adj.
1. Tending to adhere; sticky.
2. Gummed so as to adhere.
3. Tending to persist; difficult if not impossible to shake off: "He feels an adhesive dread, a sudden acquaintance with the ... darker side of mankind" (George F. Will).
n.
A substance, such as paste or cement, that provides or promotes adhesion.

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