chlorinated rubber

noun

Definition of chlorinated rubber

: an odorless tasteless nonflammable white powder that is resistant to many chemicals, is usually obtained by treating a solution of rubber (as in carbon tetrachloride) with chlorine, and is used chiefly in coatings, inks, and adhesives

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“Chlorinated rubber.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chlorinated%20rubber. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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