Associations to the word «Resin»


RESIN, noun. ​ A viscous hydrocarbon secretion of many plants, particularly coniferous trees.
RESIN, noun. Any of various yellowish viscous liquids or soft solids of plant origin; used in lacquers, varnishes and many other applications; chemically they are mostly hydrocarbons, often polycyclic.
RESIN, noun. Any synthetic compound of similar properties.
RESIN, verb. To apply resin
RESIN ACID, noun. (organic chemistry) Any of many terpenoid acids produced by the resin ducts of conifers.
RESIN ACIDS, noun. Plural of resin acid

Dictionary definition

RESIN, noun. Any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules.

Wise words

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