transitive verb

: to convert into or treat with resin

intransitive verb

: to change into or become resin
: to form a gummy material
used of an oil evaporating to such a residue

Word History


French résinifier, from résine resin + -ifier -ify

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“Resinify.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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