ar·a·mid fiber (ărʹə-mĭd) n.
A strong, heat-resistant fiber formed of polymers with repeating aromatic groups branching from a carbon backbone, used in materials for bulletproof vests and radial tires. Also called polyaramid.
  [aromatic + polyamide.]

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Universalium. 2010.

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