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rubber band

noun
1.
a narrow, circular or oblong band of rubber, used for holding things together, as papers or a box and its lid.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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rubber band

noun
1.
a continuous loop of thin rubber, used to hold papers, etc, together Also called elastic band
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