Definition of resinate in English:

resinate

Line breaks: res¦in|ate

verb

Pronunciation: /ˈrɛzɪneɪt
 
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[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).

noun

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.

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