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superglue (ˈsuːpəˌɡluː Pronunciation for superglue



  1. any of various impact adhesives that quickly make an exceptionally strong bond

Example Sentences Including 'superglue'

He felt as if some sort of superglue was riveting him to the bench, as if indeed he never would move again.
Brandon, Ruth Left, Right and Centre
I quickly worked the crowd, to greet my workmates while I was on my own and to find James while unattached to superglue.
Anita Anderson SOMEBODY (2002)
In another modern technique, discovered in 1982, fingerprint experts waft the heated fumes of superglue over the surface in question.
Colin Beavan FINGERPRINTS: Murder and the Race to Uncover the Science of Identity (2002)
One message suggests making a shocked expression, then telling your date your friend is having superglue issues and needs help.
canada.com (2004)
Sir, Mr Ian Geddes (letter, April 2) complains that the only things superglue sticks together are his fingers.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
The gun comprises two cylindrical vials stuffed with steel wool soaked in superglue , with each vial surrounded by an electric heating coil.
New Scientist (2004)


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