Ceará rubber

noun
Ce·​a·​rá rubber | \ ¦sāə¦rä-, ¦sēə- \

Definition of Ceará rubber

: wild rubber obtained from any of certain South American trees of the genus Manihot (especially M. glaziovii)

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History and Etymology for Ceará rubber

from Ceará, state in Brazil

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“Ceará rubber.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cear%C3%A1%20rubber. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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