oleoresin

noun oleo·res·in \ ˌō-lē-ō-ˈre-zᵊn \

Definition of oleoresin

1 : a natural plant product (such as copaiba) containing chiefly essential oil and resin; especially : turpentine 1b
2 : a preparation consisting essentially of oil holding resin in solution

oleoresinous

play \ˌō-lē-ō-ˈre-zᵊn-əs, -ˈrez-nəs\ adjective

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oleoresin

noun oleo·res·in \ ˌō-lē-ō-ˈrez-ᵊn \

medical Definition of oleoresin

1 : a natural plant product (as copaiba or turpentine) containing chiefly essential oil and resin
2 : a preparation consisting essentially of oil holding resin in solution

oleoresinous

play \-ˈrez-ᵊn-əs, -ˈrez-nəs\ adjective

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