Para rubber tree
noun Date: 1930 a South American rubber tree (Hevea brasiliensis)

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  • Para rubber tree — Taxobox name = Rubber Tree image width = 200px image caption = Hevea brasiliensis regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Malpighiales familia = Euphorbiaceae subfamilia = Crotonoideae tribus = Micrandreae… …   Wikipedia

  • Para rubber tree — noun deciduous tree of the Amazon and Orinoco Rivers having leathery leaves and fragrant yellow white flowers; it yields a milky juice that is the chief source of commercial rubber • Syn: ↑caoutchouc tree, ↑Hevea brasiliensis • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pará rubber tree — noun Hevea brasiliensis, the rubber tree …   Wiktionary

  • Para rubber tree — Hevea (E) …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • Para rubber — noun a type of natural rubber obtained from tropical South American trees • Hypernyms: ↑rubber, ↑natural rubber, ↑India rubber, ↑gum elastic, ↑caoutchouc * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized P Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pará rubber — Pará′ rub′ber n. India rubber obtained from the tree Hevea brasiliensis, of the spurge family, and other species of the same genus of tropical South America • Etymology: 1895–1900; after Pará …   From formal English to slang

  • Pará rubber — India rubber obtained from the tree Hevea brasiliensis, of the spurge family, and other species of the same genus of tropical South America. [1895 1900; named after PARÁ] * * * …   Universalium

  • Pará rubber — /paˌra ˈrʌbə/ (say pah.rah rubuh) noun indiarubber obtained from the tree, Hevea brasiliensis, and other species of the same genus, of tropical South America …   Australian English dictionary

  • Para — may refer to:*Para , in English, is an affix of Greek and Latin origin meaning beside, near, past, beyond or contrary *Para Dog faced Bat, a bat species from South and Central America *Para Loga, one among the seven Logas (seven upper worlds) in… …   Wikipedia

  • Rubber (disambiguation) — Rubber has several meanings, including:*Rubber, a latex material, originally from the Para rubber tree *Latex, frequently used interchangeably with rubber *Elastomer, frequently used interchangeably with rubber to describe elastic polymeric… …   Wikipedia

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