Bakelite: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (bā'ku-līt", bāk'līt), [key]
— Trademark. Trademark.
- a brand name for any of a series of thermosetting plastics prepared by heating phenol or cresol with formaldehyde and ammonia under pressure: used for radio cabinets, telephone receivers, electric insulators, and molded plastic ware.
- bakelite (Thesaurus)