Thesaurus / resinous

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As we now know, Dufay was wrong in supposing that there were two different kinds of electricity, vitreous and resinous.

The still summer air was heavy with the resinous smell of the great forest.

The White CompanyArthur Conan Doyle

The Venice turpentine comes from the resinous sap of the larch.

Resinous matter mixed with volatile oil is easily detected, being left in the alembic after distillation.

Through the open door the single room within showed ruddy with the blaze of resinous pine.

The Battle GroundEllen Glasgow

The sun was warm among the foliage: there was a resinous scent of ferns about.

The air is weighted down with heavy, resinous odours, and an enervating warmth has descended to the depths of the lower forests.

In the Brooding WildRidgwell Cullum

Wood hard and resinous, used for flooring, interior finish, and decks.

Carpentry and WoodworkEdwin W. Foster

His naked body had been anointed with a resinous gum, and covered all over with fine gold-dust.

The Stories of El DoradoFrona Eunice Wait

The heavy, resinous wood does not easily take fire as do the pitch pines.

opposites of resinous

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