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noun     rubber pronunciation in American English
/ˈrʌbər/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] a strong substance that can bend easily and is used for making things such as tires and boots. Rubber comes from a tree

    rubber gloves

  2. 2
    [countable] American informal a condom
  3. 3
    [countable] a series of games in bridge
  4. 5

    the rubber

    a piece of rubber on the ground where the pitcher (=person who throws the ball) stands in a baseball game
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