Origin of gum elastic
Examples from the Web for gum elastic
Here too grows the tree from which the gum-elastic is got: it is large and as tall as any in the forest.Wanderings in South America|Charles Waterton
In an emergency a gum-elastic catheter with a terminal aperture may be passed, as recommended by Macewen and Annandale.
Professor Espy was here, with a tremendous storm in a gum-elastic bag.The Hall of Fantasy (From "Mosses From An Old Manse")|Nathaniel Hawthorne
Bougies are made of various materials, but for ordinary purposes the gum-elastic is the best.
I finally threw aside the gum-elastic chamber and unrigged it from around the car.