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Definition of Caoutchouc

Caoutchouc
Caoutchouc Caout"chouc, n. [F. caoutchouc, from the South American name.] A tenacious, elastic, gummy substance obtained from the milky sap of several plants of tropical South America (esp. the euphorbiaceous tree Siphonia elastica or Hevea caoutchouc), Asia, and Africa. Being impermeable to liquids and gases, and not readly affected by exposure to air, acids, and alkalies, it is used, especially when vulcanized, for many purposes in the arts and in manufactures. Also called India rubber (because it was first brought from India, and was formerly used chiefly for erasing pencil marks) and gum elastic. See Vulcanization. Mineral caoutchouc. See under Mineral.

Meaning of Caoutchouc from wikipedia

- called by other names of India rubber, latex, Amazonian rubber, caucho or caoutchouc, as initially produced, consists of polymers of the organic compound isoprene...
- Caoutchouc (English: Rubber) is a painting created circa 1909 by the French artist Francis Picabia. At the crossroads of Cubism and Fauvism, Caoutchouc...
- L'homme à la tête de caoutchouc (The Man With The Rubber Head) is a 1901 silent French fantasy film directed by Georges Méliès. It was filmed in 1901 and...
- art' had been created by a number of artists: Francis Picabia painted Caoutchouc, c. 1909, The Spring, 1912, Dances at the Spring and The Procession, Seville...
- x 249 cm) sold for US$8,789,000. Francis Picabia in his studio c.1912 Caoutchouc, 1909, oil on canvas Horses, 1911, oil on canvas, 73.3 x 92.5 cm, Musée...
- latex by indigenous Equator tribes who cultivated the plant[which?] was "caoutchouc", from the words caa ('tear') and ochu ('tree'), because of the way it...
- Français des Expositions à l'Étranger, Groupe XV cl****e 99, industrie du caoutchouc et de la gutta-percha, exposition universelle et internationale de Bruxelles...
- Road" 1:07 8. "No Reason" 2:10 9. "Sheila" 3:27 10. "Racket" 1:34 11. "Le Caoutchouc" 1:45 12. "Polocaust" 1:20 13. "Dump" 1:13 14. "Sunsetire" 1:30 15. "Tv...
- d'état du caoutchouc, 1939. Applications de l'oxydabilité : Méthode manométrique : discussion, exemples (with Jean Le Bras, 1939). Le Caoutchouc, quelques...
- Thomas (1857). Personal Narrative of the Origin and Progress of the Caoutchouc or India-Rubber Manufacture in England. London: Longman, Brown, Green...
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