Translation of thermosetting in Spanish:


termoestable, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈθərmoʊˌsɛdɪŋ//ˈθəːməʊsɛtɪŋ/


  • 1

    thermosetting plastics plásticos termoestables masculine
    • After polymerisation using heat, light, radiation, or catalysis a range of strong thermosetting plastics can be produced.
    • The methanal can then be used in the manufacture of thermosetting plastics.
    • Made from fiberglass reinforcements and thermosetting polyester, the products come in many shapes and are corrosion resistant, strong, lightweight, and dimensionally stable, the manufacturer says.
    • ‘We developed an aromatic thermosetting polymer for use as an insulating material in copper chip technology,’ said James Economy, a professor of materials science and engineering at Illinois.
    • He called this material Bakelite - after himself - and it was the first thermosetting plastic in the world.