Meaning of vulcanite

vul•can•ite

Pronunciation: (vul'ku-nīt"), [key]
— n.
  1. a hard, readily cut and polished rubber, obtained by vulcanizing rubber with a large amount of sulfur, used in the manufacture of combs, buttons, and for electric insulation. Also called
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