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vulcanite (vul´kənīt),

n a hard material with a form of rubber as the base; formerly used for denture bases.
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Frank Berry, racing manager to McManus, said yesterday: "Barry will ride either It's A Gimme or Vulcanite.
It was great to see Vulcanite win so well yesterday at Market Rasen.
The Charlie Longsdontrained Vulcanite (evens favourite) took the bet365.
Beckett had not celebrated a success at his Lambourn headquarters for a month, while a minor injury had kept Vulcanite out of action since August.
The Supreme gives us a pair of list horses in DARLAN and VULCANITE.
Montbazon will start things off in the first race, the William Hill Supreme Novices' Hurdle, having won at Plumpton before lowering the colours of the highlyrated Vulcanite at Newbury last month.
Charlie Longsdon also has a strong hand with Hazy Tom, Magnifique Etoile and the former smart Flat performer Vulcanite entered.
Betfred Bundles Old Borough Cup - sponsors bet: 8 Activate, Shernando, Tominator, 9 Blissful Moment, Deauville Flyer, Spifer, Zuider Zee, 10 Bourne, Colour Vision, Ile De Re, Mount Athos, 12 Bauer, Colloquial, Crackentorp, Slight Advantage, 14 Ashbrittle, Carter, Merchant Of Dubai, Mystery Star, Nehaam, Sabotage, 16 Bridle Belle, Ithoughtitwasover, Line Of Duty, Vulcanite, 20 Ajaan, Bowdlers Magic, Braveheart Move, Nave, 25 English Summer, High On A Hill, Halifax, 33 Exemplary, Mister Angry.
And they do not come much more consistent than Ralph B e c k e t t ' s y o u n g s t a y e r Vulcanite (8-1), who made it five wins from his last six starts with a gritty effort in the ladbrokes.
Rewilding (2) , Midas Touch (7) , Snow Fairy (7) , Arctic Cosmos (8) , Dandino (8) , Cape Blanco (12) , Joshua Tree (12) , Buzzword (20) , Simon De Montfort (25) , Corsica (33) , Flying Cross (33) , Monterosso (33) , Ted Spread (33) , Theology (33) , Total Command (33) , Vulcanite (33) , Hibaayeb (40) , Meeznah (40) , At First Sight (50) , Fencing Master (50) - Others 50 or more
Among the items are an ironstone tooth brush, dominoes, a chamber pot and vulcanite comb.
In 1884, he patented a pen fitted with an ingenious vulcanite "feed".