retardant: Associated Words
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  • flame
    • noun the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke
      fire; flaming.
      • fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries
    • verb shine with a sudden light
      flare.
      • The night sky flared with the massive bombardment

  • sleepwear
    • noun garments designed to be worn in bed
      nightwear; nightclothes.

  • fire
    • noun the event of something burning (often destructive)
      • they lost everything in the fire
    • noun the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy
      firing.
      • hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes
      • they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire

  • intumescent
    • adjective satellite abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas
      tumid; tumescent; puffy; turgid.
      • hungry children with bloated stomachs
      • he had a grossly distended stomach
      • eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids
      • swollen hands
      • tumescent tissue
      • puffy tumid flesh

  • fray
    • noun a noisy fight
      affray; disturbance; ruffle.
    • verb wear away by rubbing
      frazzle.
      • The friction frayed the sleeve

  • synergist
    • noun a drug that augments the activity of another drug

  • mildew
    • noun the process of becoming mildewed
      mould; mold.
    • noun a fungus that produces a superficial (usually white) growth on organic matter

  • additives
    • noun something added to enhance food or gasoline or paint or medicine
    • adjective designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree
      linear.

  • growth
    • noun (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level
      development; ontogenesis; maturation; ontogeny; growing.
      • he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children
    • noun a progression from simpler to more complex forms
      • the growth of culture

  • plasticizer
    • noun a substance added to plastics or other materials to make them more pliable
      plasticiser.

  • vapor
    • noun a visible suspension in the air of particles of some substance
      vapour.
    • noun the process of becoming a vapor
      evaporation; vaporisation; vaporization; vapour.

  • coveralls
    • noun a loose-fitting protective garment that is worn over other clothing

  • mold
    • noun the distinctive form in which a thing is made
      mould; cast; stamp.
      • pottery of this cast was found throughout the region
    • noun container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens
      mould; cast.

  • fillers
    • noun used for filling cracks or holes in a surface
    • noun 100 filler equal 1 forint in Hungary

  • evaporation
    • noun the process of becoming a vapor
      vaporisation; vaporization; vapor; vapour.
    • noun the process of extracting moisture
      dehydration; desiccation; drying up.

  • coatings
    • noun an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
    • noun a thin layer covering something
      coating.
      • a second coat of paint

  • dropping
    • adjective satellite coming down freely under the influence of gravity
      falling.
      • the eerie whistle of dropping bombs
      • falling rain
    • verb let fall to the ground
      drop.
      • Don't drop the dishes

  • polymeric
    • adjective of or relating to or consisting of a polymer
      • a polymeric compound

  • rust
    • noun a red or brown oxide coating on iron or steel caused by the action of oxygen and moisture
    • noun a plant disease that produces a reddish-brown discoloration of leaves and stems; caused by various rust fungi

  • polypropylene
    • noun a polymer of propylene used as a thermoplastic molding material
      polypropene.

  • drop
    • noun a shape that is spherical and small
      bead; pearl.
      • he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops
      • beads of sweat on his forehead
    • noun a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid)
      driblet; drib.
      • he had a drop too much to drink
      • a drop of each sample was analyzed
      • there is not a drop of pity in that man
      • years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet"--Kipling

  • finishes
    • noun a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance)
      finishing; coating.
      • the boat had a metallic finish
      • he applied a coat of a clear finish
      • when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly
    • noun the temporal end; the concluding time
      last; finis; finale; close; stopping point; conclusion.
      • the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell
      • the market was up at the finish
      • they were playing better at the close of the season

  • chemical
    • noun material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules
      chemical substance.
    • adjective relating to or used in chemistry
      chemic.
      • chemical engineer
      • chemical balance

  • additive
    • noun something added to enhance food or gasoline or paint or medicine
    • adjective designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree
      linear.

  • soil
    • noun the state of being covered with unclean things
      grease; filth; dirt; grime; grunge; stain.
    • noun the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
      dirt.

  • polyester
    • noun any of numerous synthetic resins; they are light and strong and weather resistant
    • noun a complex ester used for making fibers or resins or plastics or as a plasticizer

  • moisture
    • noun wetness caused by water
      wet.
      • drops of wet gleamed on the window

  • chemicals
    • noun material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules
      chemical substance.
    • adjective relating to or used in chemistry
      chemic.
      • chemical engineer
      • chemical balance

  • heat
    • noun a form of energy that is transferred by a difference in temperature
      heat energy.
    • noun the presence of heat
      high temperature; hotness.

  • polyurethane
    • noun any of various polymers containing the urethane radical; a wide variety of synthetic forms are made and used as adhesives or plastics or paints or rubber
      polyurethan.

  • effective
    • adjective producing or capable of producing an intended result or having a striking effect
      effectual; efficacious.
      • an air-cooled motor was more effective than a witch's broomstick for rapid long-distance transportation"-LewisMumford
      • effective teaching methods
      • effective steps toward peace
      • made an effective entrance
      • his complaint proved to be effectual in bringing action
      • an efficacious law
    • adjective satellite able to accomplish a purpose; functioning effectively
      efficient.
      • people who will do nothing unless they get something out of it for themselves are often highly effective persons..."-G.B.Shaw
      • effective personnel
      • an efficient secretary
      • the efficient cause of the revolution

  • thermoplastic
    • noun a material that softens when heated and hardens again when cooled
      thermoplastic resin.
    • adjective having the property of softening or fusing when heated and of hardening and becoming rigid again when cooled
      • thermoplastic materials can be remelted and cooled time after time without undergoing any appreciable chemical change

  • age
    • noun how long something has existed
      • it was replaced because of its age
    • noun an era of history having some distinctive feature
      historic period.
      • we live in a litigious age

  • foams
    • noun a mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid
      froth.
      • the beer had a thick head of foam
    • noun a lightweight material in cellular form; made by introducing gas bubbles during manufacture

  • serious
    • adjective concerned with work or important matters rather than play or trivialities
      • a serious student of history
      • a serious attempt to learn to ski
      • gave me a serious look
      • a serious young man
      • are you serious or joking?
      • Don't be so serious!
    • adjective satellite of great consequence
      • marriage is a serious matter

  • paints
    • noun a substance used as a coating to protect or decorate a surface (especially a mixture of pigment suspended in a liquid); dries to form a hard coating
      pigment.
      • artists use `paint' and `pigment' interchangeably
    • noun (basketball) a space (including the foul line) in front of the basket at each end of a basketball court; usually painted a different color from the rest of the court
      key.
      • he hit a jump shot from the top of the key
      • he dominates play in the paint

  • major
    • noun a commissioned military officer in the United States Army or Air Force or Marines; below lieutenant colonel and above captain
    • noun British statesman who was prime minister from 1990 until 1997 (born in 1943)
      John Roy Major; John Major; John R. Major.

  • polyesters
    • noun any of numerous synthetic resins; they are light and strong and weather resistant
    • noun a complex ester used for making fibers or resins or plastics or as a plasticizer

  • pajamas
    • noun a pair of loose trousers tied by a drawstring around the waist; worn by men and women in some Asian countries
      pyjama.
    • noun (usually plural) loose-fitting nightclothes worn for sleeping or lounging; have a jacket top and trousers
      jammies; pj's; pyjama.

  • fabrics
    • noun artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers
      textile; cloth; material.
      • the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent
      • woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC
      • she measured off enough material for a dress
    • noun the underlying structure
      framework.
      • providing a factual framework for future research
      • it is part of the fabric of society

  • polymers
    • noun a naturally occurring or synthetic compound consisting of large molecules made up of a linked series of repeated simple monomers

  • foam
    • noun a mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid
      froth.
      • the beer had a thick head of foam
    • noun a lightweight material in cellular form; made by introducing gas bubbles during manufacture

  • epoxy
    • noun a thermosetting resin; used chiefly in strong adhesives and coatings and laminates
      epoxy resin; epoxy glue.
    • verb glue with epoxy
      • epoxy the shards

  • abs
    • noun a bachelor's degree in arts and sciences
      Bachelor of Arts; Artium Baccalaurens; BA.
    • noun the eleventh month of the civil year; the fifth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in July and August)
      Av.

  • formulations
    • noun a substance prepared according to a formula
      preparation.
      • the physician prescribed a commercial preparation of the medicine
    • noun inventing or contriving an idea or explanation and formulating it mentally
      conceptualisation; conceptualization.

  • resins
    • noun any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules
      rosin.

  • treatments
    • noun care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury)
      intervention.
    • noun the management of someone or something
      handling.
      • the handling of prisoners
      • the treatment of water sewage
      • the right to equal treatment in the criminal justice system

  • ccc
    • adjective satellite being one hundred more than two hundred
      300; three hundred.

  • filler
    • noun used for filling cracks or holes in a surface
    • noun 100 filler equal 1 forint in Hungary

  • pvc
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  • coating
    • noun a thin layer covering something
      coat.
      • a second coat of paint
    • noun a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance)
      finishing; finish.
      • the boat had a metallic finish
      • he applied a coat of a clear finish
      • when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly

  • plastics
    • noun generic name for certain synthetic or semisynthetic materials that can be molded or extruded into objects or films or filaments or used for making e.g. coatings and adhesives
    • noun a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered
      charge plate; charge card; credit card.
      • do you take plastic?

  • textiles
    • noun artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers
      cloth; material; fabric.
      • the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent
      • woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC
      • she measured off enough material for a dress
    • adjective of or relating to fabrics or fabric making
      • textile research

  • properties
    • noun something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone;
      belongings; holding.
      • that hat is my property
      • he is a man of property
    • noun a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class
      • a study of the physical properties of atomic particles

  • polymer
    • noun a naturally occurring or synthetic compound consisting of large molecules made up of a linked series of repeated simple monomers

  • polyethylene
    • noun a lightweight thermoplastic; used especially in packaging and insulation
      polythene.

  • grades
    • noun a body of students who are taught together
      course; class; form.
      • early morning classes are always sleepy
    • noun a relative position or degree of value in a graded group
      tier; level.
      • lumber of the highest grade

  • resin
    • noun any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules
      rosin.

  • polystyrene
    • noun a polymer of styrene; a rigid transparent thermoplastic
      • expanded polystyrene looks like a rigid white foam and is used as packing or insulation

  • plywood
    • noun a laminate made of thin layers of wood
      plyboard.



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Collocation words for "retardant" are words related to "retardant" by occurring either before (prefix words) or after "retardant" (suffix words) in common language usage across multiple media. The words assembled above can be filtered by parts of speech (i.e) nouns, verbs, describing adjectives and adverbs, or by their positive or negative vibes, frequency in usage, whether they are prefix words or suffix words for "retardant" or by the count of syllables each word has.