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resin British & World English

A sticky flammable organic substance, insoluble in water, exuded by some trees and other plants (notably fir and pine)

resin New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(treat with) a sticky substance exuded by trees;

synthetic resin in resin British & World English

A solid or liquid synthetic organic polymer used as the basis of plastics, adhesives, varnishes, or other products

gum resin British & World English

A plant secretion consisting of resin mixed with gum

epoxy British & World English

An adhesive, plastic, or other material made from a class of synthetic thermosetting polymers containing epoxide groups

epoxy resin in epoxy British & World English

An adhesive, plastic, or other material made from a class of synthetic thermosetting polymers containing epoxide groups

kauri gum British & World English

The resin of the kauri tree, used as a varnish, and often also found in fossilized form where the tree formerly grew

kauri resin in kauri gum British & World English

The resin of the kauri tree, used as a varnish, and often also found in fossilized form where the tree formerly grew

acaroid British & World English

A resin obtained in Australia from some kinds of grass tree, used in making varnish

acaroid resin in acaroid British & World English

A resin obtained in Australia from some kinds of grass tree, used in making varnish

cannabis British & World English

A dried preparation of the flowering tops or other parts of the cannabis plant, or a resinous extract of it (cannabis resin), used (generally illegally) as a psychotropic drug, chiefly in cigarettes

melamine British & World English

A plastic used chiefly for laminated coatings, made by copolymerizing melamine with formaldehyde

cannabis resin in cannabis British & World English

A dried preparation of the flowering tops or other parts of the cannabis plant, or a resinous extract of it (cannabis resin), used (generally illegally) as a psychotropic drug, chiefly in cigarettes