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wild rubber

noun
1.
rubber obtained from trees growing wild.
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  • They pay little for their produce, wild rubber, chicle, wild coffee.

    Sign of the Green Arrow Roy J. (Roy Judson) Snell
  • The remedy lies in planting, in conjunction with the wild rubber forests.

  • Nothing is being done now to exploit these regions except as sources of wild rubber supply.

  • At present the only plantation rubber which wild rubber has to fear is the Para that comes from the Eastern plantations.

    Rubber Edith A. Browne
  • Awnings of cloth, cunningly treated with the juice from the bark of the wild rubber tree, protected them from the rain.

    The Red Lure Roy J. Snell
British Dictionary definitions for wild rubber

wild rubber

noun
1.
rubber obtained from uncultivated rubber trees
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