vulcanizate

noun
vul·​ca·​ni·​zate | \ ˈvəl-kə-nə-ˌzāt How to pronounce vulcanizate (audio) , ˌvəl-kə-ˈnī- How to pronounce vulcanizate (audio) \

Definition of vulcanizate

: a vulcanized product

First Known Use of vulcanizate

1916, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vulcanizate

back-formation from vulcanization

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“Vulcanizate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vulcanizate. Accessed 16 December 2019.

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