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Bakelite

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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BakeliteBa‧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.
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