rosin

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French raisine, rousine, variants of résine. See resin.

Noun[edit]

rosin (countable and uncountable, plural rosins)

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  1. (organic chemistry) A solid form of resin, obtained from liquid resin by vaporizing its volatile components.
  2. Resin

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Verb[edit]

rosin (third-person singular simple present rosins, present participle rosining, simple past and past participle rosined)

  1. To apply rosin to something.
    We waited expectantly as the guest violinist rosined up his bow in preparation to playing.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German rosin, rosine, from Old French rosin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /rosin/, [ʁoˈsiˀn]
  • Rhymes: -in

Noun[edit]

rosin c (singular definite rosinen, plural indefinite rosiner)

  1. raisin

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Noun[edit]

rosin (plural rosins)

  1. raisin

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