vul·​ca·​ni·​zate ˈvəl-kə-nə-ˌzāt How to pronounce vulcanizate (audio) ˌvəl-kə-ˈnī- How to pronounce vulcanizate (audio)
: a vulcanized product

Word History


back-formation from vulcanization

First Known Use

1916, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of vulcanizate was in 1916

Dictionary Entries Near vulcanizate

Cite this Entry

“Vulcanizate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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