Vulcanization


Vulcanization
Vulcanization Vul`can*i*za"tion, n. [See {Vulcan}.] The act or process of imparting to caoutchouc, gutta-percha, or the like, greater elasticity, durability, or hardness by heating with sulphur under pressure. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.