resinosis

noun
res·​in·​osis | \ ˌrezᵊnˈōsə̇s \
plural resinoses\ -​ōˌsēz \

Definition of resinosis

: an excessive outflow of resin from coniferous plants usually resulting from injury or disease

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History and Etymology for resinosis

New Latin, from Latin resina resin + New Latin -osis

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“Resinosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/resinosis. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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