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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A plastic containing any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules

Usage examples (9)
  • One of my most favourite scents – the gum resinoid from the rockrose is as close as plants can get to ambergris.
  • Galbanum is also a apparent, though more coumarin-like than the sharp green I am accustomed to find in this interesting resinoid.
  • A, bran to cyclone; B, fan; C, grain hopper; D, air inlet; E, feed gate; F, resinoid disk; G, adjustable gate; and h, overflow outlet for dehulled graze.
  • IFRA's position on oakmoss is clearly stated in the sentence that introduces their assessment regarding safe levels of use, "Oak moss extracts e.g. absolute, resinoid,... for more
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