Definitions for rubber cement

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rubber cement(noun)

    an adhesive made by dissolving unvulcanized rubber in a solvent like benzene or naphtha

Freebase

  1. Rubber cement

    Rubber cement is an adhesive made from elastic polymers mixed in a solvent such as acetone, hexane, heptane or toluene to keep them fluid enough to be used. Water-based formulas, often stabilised by ammonia, are also available. This makes it part of the class of drying adhesives: as the solvents quickly evaporate, the "rubber" portion remains behind, forming a strong, yet flexible bond. Often a small percentage of alcohol is added to the mix. Alcohol does not pose a problem, but acetone—a solvent widely used in nail polish removers—does irreparable damage on polished surfaces and many plastics.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rubber cement in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rubber cement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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