resinoid

noun
res·​in·​oid | \ ˈre-zᵊn-ˌȯid How to pronounce resinoid (audio) \

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First Known Use of resinoid

1880, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of resinoid was in 1880

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“Resinoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/resinoid. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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resinoid

noun
res·​in·​oid | \ ˈrez-ᵊn-ˌȯid How to pronounce resinoid (audio) \

Medical Definition of resinoid

1 : a thermosetting synthetic resin
2a : any of a class of resinous preparations made by pouring a concentrated alcoholic extract of a drug into cold water and separating and drying the precipitate formed

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