- a viscous, flammable liquid consisting of unvulcanized rubber dispersed in benzene, gasoline, or the like, used chiefly as an adhesive.
Origin of rubber cement
First recorded in 1890–95
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Related Words for rubber cementadhesive, plaster, mud, sand, size, gum, concrete, binder, bond, solder, glue, paste, mucilage, gunk, tar, birdlime, sealant, mortar, lime, putty
- any of a number of adhesives made by dissolving rubber in a solvent such as benzene
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