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See also: Vinyl

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: vīʹnəl, Lua error in Module:IPA/tracking at line 58: attempt to index global 'tracking' (a nil value) or enPR: vīʹnĭl, Lua error in Module:IPA/tracking at line 58: attempt to index global 'tracking' (a nil value)
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪnəl
  • Rhymes: -aɪnɪl

NounEdit

vinyl (countable and uncountable, plural vinyls)

  1. (chemistry, uncountable) The univalent radical CH2=CH−, derived from ethylene
  2. (countable) Any of various compounds and substances containing the vinyl radical, especially various tough, flexible, shiny plastics
  3. (collectively, uncountable) Phonograph records as a medium
    Many DJs prefer vinyl to CDs.

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AdjectiveEdit

vinyl (not comparable)

  1. (chemistry) containing the vinyl radical
  2. Made of polyvinyl chloride.

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SynonymsEdit

  • (containing the vinyl radical): vinylic

Derived termsEdit

  • See the Noun section above