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Rubber (Rbmdqdr)

Definition
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. Also, any of various synthetic elastic materials whose properties resemble natural rubber. (Source: wordnet.princeton.edu)
Broader Term
Elastomers (Rbmdqd)
Narrower Terms
Rubber compounds (Rbmdqdrc)
Natural rubber (Rbmdqdrk)
Neoprene (Rbmdqdrn)
Reclaimed rubber (Rbmdqdrr)
Synthetic rubber (Rbmdqdrs)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Latex (Rbmdqdm)