accaroid resin

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

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

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

  • 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

  • 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 — I. /ˈækərɔɪd/ (say akuhroyd) noun a yellow or reddish resin which exudes from the trunk of the Australian grass tree of the genus Xanthorrhoea, and which is used in varnishes, lacquers, and in the manufacture of paper. Also, accaroid. {origin… …   Australian English dictionary

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