Etymology
Advertisement

Perspex

1935, trade name in Britain for what in the U.S. is called Plexiglas or Lucite, irregularly formed from Latin perspect-, past participle stem of perspicere "look through, look closely at" (see perspective).

Others are reading

Advertisement
Advertisement
Definitions of Perspex

Perspex (n.)
a transparent thermoplastic acrylic resin;
Synonyms: Lucite
From wordnet.princeton.edu