Pyroceram


Pyroceram
Pyroceram [pī΄rō sə ram′ ]
PYRO- + CERAM(IC)trademark for
a heavy, glasslike, ceramic material highly resistant to heat and breakage: used for cooking utensils, rocket nose cones, etc.
n.
[also p-] this material

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