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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Pennsylvania See rubber band.

Etymologies

Alteration and partial translation of German Gummiband, rubber band : Gummi, rubber, gum; see gummite + Band, band (from Middle High German, from Old High German; see bhendh- in Indo-European roots).
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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