natural resin

noun
a plant exudate
Hypernyms: ↑resin, ↑rosin, ↑plant product
Hyponyms:

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noun
: an unmodified resin (as a copal or a dammar) from a natural source (as a tree) : resin 1 a — distinguished from synthetic resin

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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