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India rubber

n.
See rubber1.
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India rubber

n
(Commerce) another name for rubber11
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In′dia

(or in′dia) rub′ber,


n.
2. a rubber eraser.
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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
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Translations

India rubber

n (material) → caucciù m; (eraser) → gomma da cancellare
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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.
Rubber Skill Development Council (RSDC) is a Sector Skill Council for the rubber sector set up by All India Rubber Industries Association (AIRIA) and Automotive Tyre Manufacturers Association (ATMA), in Collaboration with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) under the aegis of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship.
Exhibits are organized into eight bays: (l) Gum, Resin, India Rubber, Lac, Kino; (2) Oils, Oilseeds, Oilcakes, Soaps and Waxes; (3) Dyes and Tans etc.; (4) Fibres, Silk, Cotton, Jute, Wool; (5) Medicinal Produces and Indigenous Drugs; (6) Narcotics, Opium, Indian hemp, Tobacco; (7) Food substances, Sugar, Starch, Cereals; (8) Indian Timbers.
TechnoBiz, India Rubber Processing Training Week, Bengaluru, India, www.
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. Their words and pictures speak volumes about contemporary attitudes toward race, empire, and the future of civilization.
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.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 10, 2016-US Polymer Maker Omnova Solutions Sells India Rubber Business for USD 5m
Target: Omnova Solutions/ India rubber manufacturing business
This finding is based on India Rubber and Rubber Articles export data of InfodriveIndia.com and is based on export shipping bills filed at Indian customs by exporters from India through December- 2013 at more than 170+ ports in India like JNPT, Bombay Air and Sea , Chennai Air & Sea , Delhi IGI Air, Delhi Tughlakhabad ICD, Delhi Patparganj, Kolkata Air and Sea, Bangalore Air and many more.
And all the time Messi, seemingly indestructible, bounced back to his feet like an India rubber man.