Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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vinyl resin

Any of the thermoplastic synthetic resins prepared by the polymerization or copolymerization of various vinyl compounds, principally vinyl acetate, vinyl chloride, and vinylidine chloride. Vinyl resins are clear water-white, non-yellowing materials, some of which are used in the preparation of coating materials, foils, and the like. See also:POLYVINYL ACETATE ; POLYVINYL CHLORIDE . (233 )




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