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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Process of treating rubber or rubberlike materials with sulphur at great heat to improve elasticity and strength or to harden them.

Usage examples (36)
  • Also vulcanization has nothing to do with volcanic activity.
  • The benefits of vulcanization were already apparent and so it was widely used.
  • James Goodyear left rubber on a hot stove overnight and invented vulcanization.
  • Viking spacecraft virtual reality virus voice recognition technology volt vulcanization for more
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