colophony

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noun co·lo·pho·ny \kə-ˈlä-fə-nē, ˈkä-lə-ˌfō-\

Definition of colophony

plural

colophonies

  1. :  rosin

Origin and Etymology of colophony

Middle English colophonie, ultimately from Greek Kolophōn Colophon, an Ionian city


First Known Use: 14th century


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colophony

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noun co·lo·pho·ny \kə-ˈläf-ə-nē, ˈkäl-ə-ˌfō-\

Medical Definition of colophony

plural

colophonies

  1. :  rosin


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