rubberize

[ruhb-uh-rahyz]

verb (used with object), rub·ber·ized, rub·ber·iz·ing.

to coat or impregnate with rubber or some preparation of it.

Also especially British, rub·ber·ise.

Origin of rubberize

First recorded in 1910–15; rubber1 + -ize
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British Dictionary definitions for rubberize

rubberize

rubberise

verb

(tr) to coat or impregnate with rubber
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