silicone rubber

silicone rubber
noun Date: 1944 rubber made from silicone elastomers and noted for its retention of flexibility, resilience, and tensile strength over a wide temperature range

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  • silicone rubber — any of the synthetic rubbers made from silicone elastomers. [1940 45] * * * …   Universalium

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