Silastic

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EtymologyEdit

Blend of silicone and plastic

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Silastic

  1. (trademark) A type of flexible, inert silicone rubber, used especially in prosthetic medicine to make devices such as shunts to control hydrocephalus, artificial heart valves and breast implants.
Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 12:28