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gutta-percha (n.)

1845, from Malay (Austronesian) getah percha, literally "the gum of percha," the name of the tree; the form of the word was influenced by Latin gutta "drop." As the name of the tree itself, from 1860.

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Definitions of gutta-percha from WordNet

gutta-percha (n.)
a whitish rubber derived from the coagulated milky latex of gutta-percha trees; used for insulation of electrical cables;
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