manicoba rubber


ma·​ni·​co·​ba rubber
: ceará rubber
or less commonly manicoba plural -s : any of several trees of the genus Manihot that yield Ceará rubber

Word History


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

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“Manicoba rubber.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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