adhesives

Preferred label: 

Substances, in the form of a liquid, paste, powder, or dry film; used for sticking or adhering one surface to another. Substances capable of holding materials together by a surface attachment.

AAT

The Arts and Architecture Thesaurus Online, The Getty Research Institute.

Additional reference: 
http://vocab.getty.edu/aat/300014801
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materials
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