resorcin

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noun res·or·cin \rə-ˈzȯr-sən\

Definition of resorcin

Origin and Etymology of resorcin

International Scientific Vocabulary res- (from Latin resina resin) + orcin, a phenol (C7H8O2)


First Known Use: circa 1868


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resorcin

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noun res·or·cin \rə-ˈzȯrs-ən\

Medical Definition of resorcin


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