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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A whitish rubber derived from the coagulated milky latex of the tree of the same name.

Usage examples (27)
  • It is preserved in flasks made of wax or gutta-percha.
  • Dentists in Europe don't use gutta-percha, only the Americans. '
  • We have also used a piece of gutta-percha to take out the lights.
  • And he crumples up his little face like those things in gutta-percha. for more
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