A high-molecular-weight polymeric elastomer derived from the milk juice (LATEX) of HEVEA brasiliensis and other trees and plants. It is a substance that can be stretched at room temperature to at least twice its original length and after releasing the stress, retract rapidly, and recover its original dimensions fully
A polysaccharide with glucose units linked as in CELLOBIOSE. It is the chief constituent of plant fibers, cotton being the purest natural form of the substance. As a raw material, it forms the basis for many derivatives used in chromatography, ion exchange materials, explosives manufacturing, and pharmaceutical preparations
Hewit, John, 1614-1658. : Beheaded Dr. John Hewytts ghost pleading, yea crying for exemplarie justice against the arbitrary, un-exampled injustice of his late judges and executioners in the new High-Commission, or Court of Justice, sitting in Westminster-Hall : conteining his legal plea, demurrer, and exceptions to their illegal iurisdiction, proceedings, and bloody sentence against him ; drawn up by counsel, and left behinde him ready ingrossed ..