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Plasticine

proprietary name of a modeling clay substitute, 1897, from plastic (adj.) + -ine (2).

updated on July 07, 2020

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Definitions of Plasticine from WordNet

Plasticine (n.)
a synthetic material resembling clay but remaining soft; used as a substitute for clay or wax in modeling (especially in schools);
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