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1      (Also called)    India rubber, gum elastic, caoutchouc   a cream to dark brown elastic material obtained by coagulating and drying the latex from certain plants, esp. the tree Hevea brasiliensis  
2    any of a large variety of elastomers produced by improving the properties of natural rubber or by synthetic means  
3      (Chiefly Brit)   a piece of rubber or felt used for erasing something written, typed, etc.; eraser  
4    a coarse file  
5    a cloth, pad, etc., used for polishing or buffing  
6    a person who rubs something in order to smooth, polish, or massage  
7    often pl     (Chiefly U.S. and Canadian)   a rubberized waterproof article, such as a mackintosh or overshoe  
8    Slang   a male contraceptive; condom  
9    modifier   made of or producing rubber  
a rubber ball, a rubber factory     
     (C17: from rub + -er1; the tree was so named because its product was used for rubbing out writing)  
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v.
when one really wants to travel
[Fig.];[Fam.] ex.: I've got itchy feet = I'd like to travel
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