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India rubber

Syllabification: In·di·a rub·ber

Definition of India rubber in English:

noun

Natural rubber.
Example sentences
  • The ball the schoolboys originally swatted was a globe of vulcanized India rubber pierced with a hole.
  • Five hundred pairs of India rubber boots were imported to Boston, Massachusetts, in 1823.
  • Although latex was tapped from trees in parts of Assam, all the rubber from the East Indies got to be called India rubber.

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