res´in|ous|ly


res´in|ous|ly
res|in|ous «REHZ uh nuhs», adjective.
1. of resin: »

resinous materials.

2. like resin.
3. containing resin; full of resin.
[< Latin rēsīnōsus < rēsīna; see etym. under resin (Cf.resin)]
res´in|ous|ly, adverb.

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  • res — ac·ri·do·the·res; ad·u·la·res·cence; an·ti·res·o·nance; api·ko·res; ar·bo·res·cence; ar·bo·res·cent; ar·res·ta·tion; ar·res·tive; ba·res·ma; be·res·o·vite; cal·o·res·cence; car·dio·res·pi·ra·to·ry; cath·o·do·flu·o·res·cence; clam·a·to·res;… …   English syllables

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  • resinous — res·in·ous …   English syllables

  • resinously — res·in·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • resinous — res•in•ous [[t]ˈrɛz ə nəs[/t]] also res•in•y [[t] ə ni[/t]] adj. 1) chem. full of or containing resin 2) chem. pertaining to or resembling resin • Etymology: 1640–50; < L rēsīnōsus. See resin, ous res′in•ous•ly, adv. res′in•ous•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

  • resin — res|in [ rezın ] noun uncount a transparent sticky substance produced by some plants and trees, often used for making paints, glue, and plastic a. a chemical substance that is used instead of natural resin ╾ res|in|ous adjective …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English