manicoba rubber

noun ma·ni·co·ba rubber \ ˌmänəˈsōbə- \

Definition of manicoba rubber

1 : ceará rubber
2 plural -s or less commonly manicoba :any of several trees of the genus Manihot that yield Ceará rubber

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Origin and Etymology of manicoba rubber

Portuguese maniçoba any of several trees yielding Cearȧ rubber, from Tupi manisoba leaf from such trees


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