polybutadiene

[ pol-ee-byoo-tuh-dahy-een, -dahy-een ]

nounChemistry.
  1. a rubberlike polymer of butadiene blended with other synthetics to replace natural rubber in tires.

Origin of polybutadiene

1
First recorded in 1930–35; poly- + butadiene

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