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resinnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈrez.ɪn/
a ​thick, ​stickysubstance that is ​produced by some ​trees and that ​becomesyellow and hard after it is ​collected, or any of ​varioussimilarsubstancesproduced by a ​chemicalprocess for use in ​industry: pine resin
resinous
adjective uk   us   /-ɪ.nəs/
(Definition of resin from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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resinnoun [U]

 us   /ˈrez·ɪn/
a ​clear, ​yellow, ​stickysubstanceproduced by some ​trees and ​plants and used to make ​varnish, ​medicine, or ​plastics, or a ​similarsubstanceproducedchemically for use in ​industry
(Definition of resin from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “resin”
in Spanish resina…
in Vietnamese nhựa cây…
in Malaysian resin…
in Thai ยางไม้…
in French résine…
in German das Harz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 树脂, 合成树脂,人工树脂…
in Turkish reçine, çam sakızı, yapay reçine…
in Russian смола…
in Indonesian getah…
in Chinese (Traditional) 樹脂, 合成樹脂,人工樹脂…
in Polish żywica…
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