Definitions for "Kraton"
A thermoplastic polymer which feels tough but rubbery.
A black thermoplastic rubber polymer used as a flexible inlay to enhance grip. Cold Steel uses it a lot in their fixed blade knives.
A rubbery thermoplastic polymer that is used as a flexible inlay for knife handles that make for an better grip. anyard A cord or strap that is sometimes used to attach a knife to clothing or a belt. Originally used by sailors to keep their knives from falling overboard.
Javanese walled palace, the centre of an active artistic life—music, singing etc.
Kraton is one of the two most common names of Javanese palaces (the other being Istana, identical to Malay).