Found 3 items, similar to Rubber.
English → Indonesian
English → English
n 1: latex from trees (especially trees of the genera Hevea and
Ficus) [syn: India rubber
, gum elastic
2: an eraser made of rubber (or of a synthetic material with
properties similar to rubber); commonly mounted at one end
of a pencil [syn: rubber eraser
, pencil eraser
3: contraceptive device consisting of a thin rubber or latex
sheath worn over the penis during intercourse [syn: condom
4: a waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow
adj 1: made of rubber and therefore water-repellent; “rubber boots”
2: returned for lack of funds; “a rubber check”
; “a no-good
v : coat or impregnate with rubber; “rubberize fabric for rain
English → English
1. One who, or that which, rubs. Specifically:
(a) An instrument or thing used in rubbing, polishing, or
(b) A coarse file, or the rough part of a file.
(c) A whetstone; a rubstone.
(d) An eraser, usually made of caoutchouc or a synthetic
(e) The cushion of an electrical machine.
(f) One who performs massage, especially in a Turkish
(g) Something that chafes or annoys; hence, something that
grates on the feelings; a sarcasm; a rub. --Thackeray.
2. In some games, as bridge or whist, the odd game, as the
third or the fifth, which decides the winner when there is
a tie between the players; as, to play the rubber; also, a
contest determined by the winning of two out of three
games; as, to play a rubber of whist. --Beaconsfield. “A
rubber of cribbage.”
3. India rubber; caoutchouc; gum elastic; -- also called
[1913 Webster +PJC]
4. Any substance, whether natural or synthetic, resembling
India rubber with respect to its elasticity.
5. A low-cut overshoe made of natural or synthetic rubber,
serving to keep the feet and shoes dry when walking in the
rain or on a wet surface; -- usually used in the plural.
6. A condom
, an elastic durable variety of vulcanized
caoutchouc of a red color. It contains antimony sulphide
as an important constituent.
, a kind of vulcanized caoutchouc which nearly
resembles horn in texture, rigidity, etc.
, caoutchouc. See Caoutchouc
, cloth covered with caoutchouc for excluding
water or moisture.
(Dentistry), a shield of thin sheet rubber
clasped around a tooth to exclude saliva from the tooth.