India rubber


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India rubber

n.
See rubber1.

India rubber

n
(Commerce) another name for rubber11

In′dia

(or in′dia) rub′ber,


n.
2. a rubber eraser.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.India 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 productsIndia 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
foam rubber - spongy rubber; made by introducing air bubbles before vulcanization and used for cushioning or upholstery
latex - a milky exudate from certain plants that coagulates on exposure to air
crepe rubber - crude natural rubber; used mainly for shoe soles
cold rubber - a rubber made at low temperatures (5 degrees Centigrade) which is tougher than conventional rubber and is often used in car tires
ebonite, hard rubber, vulcanite - a hard nonresilient rubber formed by vulcanizing natural rubber
Para rubber - a type of natural rubber obtained from tropical South American trees
Translations

India rubber

n (material) → caucciù m; (eraser) → gomma da cancellare
References in classic literature ?
But despite the pain he was bounding up again like an India rubber man to renew the attack, when Little John interfered.
RSDC has been set up by All India Rubber Industries Association (AIRIA) and Automotive Tyre Manufacturers Association (ATMA) in collaboration with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC).
Trading Company6) Motors & Controls7) National Stores Syndicate8) New India Rubber House9) Nextgen Plasma Pvt.
Such shenanigans have earned Zuma the appellation of "the India rubber man", to describe the way he bounces from one calamity to another.
The sojourners' own foibles also enter the narrative: alerted to the difficulty of finding a hotel with a bath, the two Victorians took along a portable bathtub made of India rubber.
TOMMY DOCHERTY, who managed 16 clubs in a spectacular career, was described as football's India rubber man as he bounced out of a job as boss at Derby straight into another one at QPR.
US-based emulsion polymer maker Omnova Solutions (NYSE: OMN) has sold its India rubber manufacturing business to India-based emulsion polymer producer Apcotex Industries Ltd.
US POLYMER MAKER OMNOVA SOLUTIONS SELLS INDIA RUBBER BUSINESS FOR USD 5M
This finding is based on India Rubber and Rubber Articles export data of InfodriveIndia.
And all the time Messi, seemingly indestructible, bounced back to his feet like an India rubber man.
When his string is pulled, the polite gent lifts his hat which then springs back into place under the power of a concealed India rubber 'spring'.