oleo-resin


oleo-resin
n. a natural or artificial mixture of essential oils and a resin, e.g. balsam.

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  • Animé (oleo-resin) — Animé or Zanzibar copal is an oleo resin (named after its insect infested natural state) which is discharged from the Jatobá tree ( Hymenaea courbaril ) and other species of Hymenaea growing in tropical South America. The resin is pale brown,… …   Wikipedia

  • oleo — oleo·calcareous; oleo·margaric; oleo·margarine; oleo·refractometer; oleo·resin; oleo·resinous; oleo·stearin; oleo·thorax; oleo·vitamin; oleo·margarin; oleo·stearine; …   English syllables

  • Resin — Not to be confused with rosin, a particular type of resin. This article is about the plant secretion. For other uses, see Resin (disambiguation). Insect trapped in resin …   Wikipedia

  • oleo-gum-resin — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: ole + gum + resin : a solid plant exudation (as asafetida or myrrh) consisting of a mixture of volatile oil, gum, and resin …   Useful english dictionary

  • oleoresin — oleo·resin …   English syllables

  • oleoresin — 1. A compound of an essential oil and resin, present in certain plants. 2. A pharmaceutical preparation. See aspidium, capsicum, ginger. 3. SYN: balsam. * * * oleo·res·in .ō lē ō rez ən …   Medical dictionary

  • Rosin — For other uses, see Rosin (disambiguation). A cake of rosin, made for use by violinists, used here for soldering . Rosin, also called colophony or Greek pitch (Pix græca), is a solid form of resin obtained from pines and some other plants, mostly …   Wikipedia

  • Elemi — taxobox name = Elemi status = VU status system = iucn2.3 regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Sapindales familia = Burseraceae genus = Canarium species = C. luzonicum binomial …   Wikipedia

  • Hymenaea — Taxobox name = Hymenaea image caption = Hymenaea verrucosa regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae subfamilia = Caesalpinioideae tribus = Detarieae genus = Hymenaea L. subdivision ranks …   Wikipedia

  • oleoresin — /oh lee oh rez euhn/, n. 1. a mixture of an essential oil and a resin, found in nature. 2. Pharm. an oil holding resin in solution, extracted from a substance, as ginger, by means of alcohol, ether, or acetone. [1850 55; OLEO + RESIN] * * * …   Universalium