latex latex  /ˈleɪ ˌtɛks/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a milky exudate from certain plants that coagulates on exposure to air
  2. (n) a water-base paint that has a latex binder

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Mattresses made of natural latex are starting to bounce out of specialty stores and into the mainstream.
  2. Liquid latex currently takes two to three minutes to vulcanize, making it impractical.
  3. A German entrepreneur and sex educator has designed a spray-on condom made of liquid latex.

News

  1. Police search for 2 suspects who robbed Cahokia business

    (KMOV) – Police are searching for two suspects who robbed a currency business in Cahokia on Friday. According to police, a clerk was opening up the front doors of the First Currency Exchange at 2013 Camp Jackson Rd. around 9 a.m. when two men wearing latex gloves approached. Police said the suspects forced the clerk to put money into a white bag before fleeing the building out the back door ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: KMOV St. Louis

  2. Walker County Development Authority eyes former latex plant land, wells

    KENSINGTON, Ga. — The Walker County Development Authority is interested in buying a 32-acre site southwest of Chickamauga that formerly was home to the Dow Reichhold Specialty Latex plant.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press

  3. Video: Katy Perry Plays Superhero in Popchips Ad

    The 'Firework' hitmaker wears a sexy purple latex costume and teams up with cats that wear colorful wigs in a Popchips commercial video.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: AceShowbiz

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