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Rubber with a crinkled texture, used especially for shoe soles.
1. (Elements & Compounds) a type of crude natural rubber in the form of colourless or pale yellow crinkled sheets, prepared by pressing bleached coagulated latex through corrugated rollers: used for the soles of shoes and in making certain surgical and medical goods. Sometimes shortened to: crepe Compare smoked rubber
2. (Elements & Compounds) a similar synthetic rubber
a crude rubber pressed into crinkled sheets and used esp. for shoe soles. Also called crepe.
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|Noun||1.||crepe rubber - crude natural rubber; used mainly for shoe soles|