crepe rubber


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crepe rubber

n.
Rubber with a crinkled texture, used especially for shoe soles.

crepe rubber

n
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

crepe′ rub′ber

(kreɪp)
n.
a crude rubber pressed into crinkled sheets and used esp. for shoe soles. Also called crepe.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crepe rubber - crude natural rubber; used mainly for shoe soles
caoutchouc, gum elastic, India rubber, natural rubber, rubber - 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
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should be given to add value to Crepe Rubber which is exclusively produced by Sri Lanka and is known as the "Rolls Royce" of natural rubber.
Jute, cork, bamboo, natural crepe rubber and wool felt make some seriously comfortable shoes.
There are different types of crepe rubber, depending upon the type of starting materials from which they are produced.