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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules v. - Rub a viscous substance onto.

Usage examples (29)
  • rosin the violin bow
  • The Vulgate has resinam, rendered "rosin" in the Douay
  • The bark of the root contains a kind of rosin or sticky substance, which in taste is something like pine rosin.
  • I remember a Mark O'Connor fiddle workshop many years back where someone seriously asked him what kind of rosin he used. for more
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