Resin synonyms

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A resinous substance secreted by various scale insects, esp. a species (Laccifer lacca) of India, that live on certain fig, soapberry, and acacia trees: when melted, strained, and rehardened, it forms shellac
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Any of various trees, especially of the genera Eucalyptus and Liquidambar, that are sources of gum.
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(Organic chemistry) An amylose that is a constituent part of a species of gum from Bassora, tragacanth, and some gum resins.
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(Caving) A vertical cave passage, only negotiable by using rope or ladders.
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Fossil resin and other hard resins from tropical trees, used in varnishes and lacquers
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A paint containing acrylic resin.
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Any of various chiefly African plants of the genus Aloe, having rosettes of succulent, often spiny-margined leaves and long stalks bearing yellow, orange, or red tubular flowers.
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A hard, generally yellow to brown translucent fossil resin, used for jewellery. One variety, blue amber, appears blue rather than yellow under direct sunlight. [from 15th c.]
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Any of various aromatic plants of the genus Melissa, such as lemon balm (Melissa officinalis) or bee balm.
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A balsam fir.
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Rosin; the residue left after the distillation of oil of turpentine from liquid resin. Used in pharmaceutical preparations, soldering fluxes, and by violinists.
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Any of various resins from tropical trees of the bursera family, used esp. in varnishes, ointments, and inks
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Any of various usually thermosetting resins capable of forming tight cross-linked polymer structures characterized by toughness, strong adhesion, and low shrinkage, used especially in surface coatings and adhesives.
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A type of incense obtained from the Boswellia thurifera tree.
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A gum exuded by the African acacia trees Acacia senegal and A. seyal, used as a thickener, emulsifier, and stabilizer in food, pharmaceutical, and industrial products.
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A fragrant, bitter-tasting gum resin exuded from any of several plants of Arabia and E Africa, used in making incense, perfume, etc.
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(Organic chemistry) A solid form of resin, obtained from liquid resin by vaporizing its volatile components.
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Refined lac, a resinous substance usually produced in thin, flaky layers or shells and used in making varnish, phonograph records, insulating materials, etc.
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The sweet, thick liquid obtained in the process of manufacturing cane sugar or glucose
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(Computing) A file produced by such a program.
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The resinous secretion of Myroxylon balsamum, used in cough syrups and perfumery.
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A pungent gum resin obtained from the stems of certain plants (esp. Dorema ammoniacum) of the umbel family, found in Iran, S Siberia, and N India: used in perfumes, adhesives, and porcelain cements, and formerly in medicine
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(Organic chemistry) Either of two isomeric triterpenoids found in some vegetable oils and resins
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Alternative form of dammara.
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An acrid dull yellow or brown resin consisting of the concreted milky juice of several species of Euphorbia, formerly used as a purgative and emetic.
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A greenish-brown resin from the wood of two species of guaiacum (Guaiacum sanctum and G. officinale) used as a reagent in tests for blood traces, in varnishes, etc.
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The wood of a guaiacum.
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A rubbery substance derived from the latex of any of several tropical trees chiefly of the genus Palaquium of Southeast Asia, used in dental devices and formerly as an electrical insulator and in golf balls.
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A sticky brown resin obtained from species of rockrose, used mainly in perfume.
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A yellow to brown bitter gum that derives from plants of the genus Ferula.
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This wood
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Any of a genus (Styrax) of chiefly tropical trees and shrubs of the storax family, with drooping clusters of showy white flowers
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Any of various, esp. Asian, plants (genus Astragalus) of the pea family, yielding this gum
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A pastelike cement used in highway construction, especially one made with powdered lime or brick and tar.
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A gum resin from trees of the genus Boswellia, formerly used as a medicine and now mainly as incense. [from 14th c.]
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