elastomer
noun Etymology: elastic + -o- + -mer Date: circa 1939 any of various elastic substances resembling rubber <
polyvinyl elastomers
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elastomeric adjective

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  • elastomer — noun any polymer having the elastic properties of rubber …   Wiktionary

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