accroides

noun
an alcohol-soluble resin from Australian trees; used in varnishes and in manufacturing paper
Hypernyms: ↑natural resin

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\\əˈkrȯi(ˌ)dēz, aˈ-\ noun or accroides resin or accroides gum
Etymology: modification of New Latin acaroides

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • accroides — noun acaroid resin …   Wiktionary

  • accroides — ac·croi·des …   English syllables

  • accroides gum — noun an alcohol soluble resin from Australian trees; used in varnishes and in manufacturing paper • Syn: ↑acaroid resin, ↑accaroid resin, ↑accroides, ↑accroides resin, ↑gum accroides • Hypernyms: ↑natural resin * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • accroides resin — noun an alcohol soluble resin from Australian trees; used in varnishes and in manufacturing paper • Syn: ↑acaroid resin, ↑accaroid resin, ↑accroides, ↑accroides gum, ↑gum accroides • Hypernyms: ↑natural resin * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • accroides gum — /euh kroy deez, ak roy /. See acaroid resin. [1935 40; alter. of NL acaroides. See ACAROID] * * * …   Universalium

  • gum accroides — noun an alcohol soluble resin from Australian trees; used in varnishes and in manufacturing paper • Syn: ↑acaroid resin, ↑accaroid resin, ↑accroides, ↑accroides resin, ↑accroides gum • Hypernyms: ↑natural resin * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • acaroid resin — noun an alcohol soluble resin from Australian trees; used in varnishes and in manufacturing paper • Syn: ↑accaroid resin, ↑accroides, ↑accroides resin, ↑accroides gum, ↑gum accroides • Hypernyms: ↑natural resin * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • accaroid resin — noun an alcohol soluble resin from Australian trees; used in varnishes and in manufacturing paper • Syn: ↑acaroid resin, ↑accroides, ↑accroides resin, ↑accroides gum, ↑gum accroides • Hypernyms: ↑natural resin …   Useful english dictionary

  • natural resin — noun a plant exudate • Hypernyms: ↑resin, ↑rosin, ↑plant product • Hyponyms: ↑sandarac, ↑sandarach, ↑guaiacum, ↑storax, ↑scammony, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • acaroidresin — ac·a·roid resin (ăkʹə roid ) n. A yellow or reddish resin obtained from various Australian grass trees and used in varnishes, lacquers, and paper manufacture. Also called accroides gum, gum accroides.   [From New Latin acaroīdēs: Greek akari, a… …   Universalium

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