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resin

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English resyn, resyne, from Old French résine, from Latin resīna.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɹɛzɪn/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛzɪn

NounEdit

resin (countable and uncountable, plural resins)

  1. A viscous hydrocarbon secretion of many plants, particularly coniferous trees.
  2. 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.
  3. Any synthetic compound of similar properties.

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TranslationsEdit

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VerbEdit

resin (third-person singular simple present resins, present participle resining, simple past and past participle resined)

  1. (transitive) To apply resin to.

Further readingEdit

  • Resin” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.

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VerbEdit

resin

  1. third-person plural present subjunctive form of resar
  2. third-person plural imperative form of resar

ChuukeseEdit

VerbEdit

resin

  1. to do something repeatedly