from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Dyera costulata, a tree of the oleander subfamily.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Modern Synthetic Gums Today, chewing gum is made mostly of synthetic polymers, especially styrene-butadiene rubber—also found in auto tires—and polyvinyl acetate—in adhesives and paints—though some brands still contain chicle or jelutong, a natural latex from the Far East.
He turned his garage into his workshop and uses a floor model band saw to cut pattern pieces out of bass, tupelo or jelutong wood.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.