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How to use caoutchouc in a sentence
This is best done either with zinc or with a solution of caoutchouc in benzine.
Pieces of caoutchouc are cut to the required size and laid upon the matrix.
But as the caoutchouc has a tendency to return to its previous shape it becomes necessary to apply the process called vulcanizing.
The forests yield cinchona bark, caoutchouc, sarsaparilla, and vegetable ivory.The New Gresham Encyclopedia | Various
In the second case, stouter caoutchouc should be used in the construction of the tube.
British Dictionary definitions for caoutchouc
another name for rubber 1 (def. 1)
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