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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An elastic material obtained from the latex sap of trees (especially trees of the genera Hevea and Ficus) that can be vulcanized and finished into a variety of products.

Usage examples (30)
  • Adjective : a rubber bath mat. ,a rubber plantation
  • We have already mentioned that the caoutchouc is the oily part, the butter of all vegetable milk.
  • The tree furnishes a viscid juice containing caoutchouc, which is used as glue for calking canoes.
  • A meteorite, and the interior was lined with caoutchouc, which is a non-conductor of heat, as well as air-proof. for more
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