Definition of resinous in English:

resinous

Pronunciation /ˈrez(ə)nəs/ /ˈrɛz(ə)nəs/

Translate resinous into Spanish

adjective

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‘The condensation reaction between phenol and formaldehyde, resulting in resinous products, had been known since 1870.’
  • ‘Archeological evidence suggests that ancient Egyptians used resinous adhesives at least 6,000 years ago.’
  • ‘The resinous juices from the seed casing of the opium poppy are the source of naturally occurring narcotics.’
  • ‘The large buds of mountain ash and poplars have a sticky, resinous covering that partially protects them from hungry animals.’
  • ‘Pinaceae are generally evergreen and all parts are resinous and aromatic.’