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Bakelite in Industry topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishBakeliteBa‧ke‧lite /ˈbeɪkəlaɪt/ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 TI trademark a hard plastic used especially in the 1930s and 1940s to make things such as telephones and radios
Examples from the Corpus
BakeliteIt's time to take the wheel, in each case a slender Bakelite rim of sailing ship proportions.