English version

rubber band

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishrubber bandˌrubber ˈband noun [countable]  DHHa thin circular piece of rubber used for fastening things together syn elastic band British English
Examples from the Corpus
rubber bandAsk a student to hold a rubber band taut between her hands.Place a rubber band over your first and second fingers and hold your right hand facing downwards.I tallied our money, sorted it, found a sickly rubber band in the glove compartment to wrap around it.Use the rubber band to keep the plastic firmly in place.
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