Definitions

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  • n. A synthetic celluloid plastic resembling ivory.

Etymologies

ivory +‎ -oid (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The bindings are light Maple and more like those of a violin than the more commonly used plastic (or "ivoroid") - even on many very expensive guitars.

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  • Those are pretty non traditional buttons and I guess many people prefer the pearl or ivoroid better.

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  • The CNC cuts a slab of ivoroid so that all that's left is the

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  • The CNC cuts a slab of ivoroid so that all that's left is the "binding."

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  • * Grained ivoroid binding on body, neck and peghead

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  • Original engraved clamshell tailpiece, and ivoroid tuners.

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  • Leadon also suggested modifying the binding and purfling applied to the model, resulting in ivoroid and marquetry rings in the rims of the resonator, and concentric marquetry rings on its back.

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