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resinate Line breaks: res¦in|ate

Definition of resinate in English:


Pronunciation: /ˈrɛzɪneɪt/
[with object] (usually as adjective resinated)
Impregnate or flavour with resin: resinated white wine
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  • My inclination was for the Tropics, but on a freezing, frosty day, the thought of Mediterranean summers, cicadas, grapes, resinated wines and long slow afternoons spent in the shade took precedence and I enjoyed a couple of hours on Corfu.
  • Small cups of freshly made Turkish-style coffee are the national drink, as are ouzo - the aniseed-flavoured alcoholic drink - and retsina, the resinated wine, which are kept mostly for the evening and always accompanied by food.
  • Certain foods are emblematic of the national identity, including moussaka, baklava, thick coffee, and resinated wine (retsina).


Pronunciation: /ˈrɛzɪnət/
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A salt of an acid derived from resin: copper resinate
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  • He discovered that the copper resinate myth arose in about 1914.
  • Carlson's X-ray fluorescence data revealed that the predominant green used contained copper: However, this instrument cannot distinguish between the various copper-based greens, such as verdigris, malachite, and copper resinate.
  • Old masters never used the green pigment copper resinate supposed to be present in their paintings.

Words that rhyme with resinate

agglutinate • rejuvenate

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