chicle gum


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Noun1.chicle gum - gum-like substance from the sapodilla
chewing gum, gum - a preparation (usually made of sweetened chicle) for chewing
gum - any of various substances (soluble in water) that exude from certain plants; they are gelatinous when moist but harden on drying
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Chapter 1 explores industrial aspects, including the early jockeying between natural spruce and balsam gums, wax or paraffin gums, and latex chicle gum.
Ford Gum, best known for its charity gumball machines, introduced 16-ounce jars of Stars 'n Stripes red (cherry), white (peppermint), and blue (grape) chicle gum for the retail trade, with 10 percent of profits going to the Red Cross.