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A relatively inelastic rubber, made by vulcanization with a large amount of sulfur and used as an electrical insulating material.
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(Elements & Compounds) another name for vulcanite
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a hard, polished vulcanized rubber used for combs, buttons, and electrical insulation.Also called ebonite.
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A hard material used for such things as combs that was made by heating a mixture of rubber and sulfur under a slight pressure.
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|Noun||1.||ebonite - a hard nonresilient rubber formed by vulcanizing natural rubber|
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ebonite[ˈebənaɪt] N → ebonita f
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n → Ebonit nt
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