rosin

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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

  1. (transitive) To apply rosin to (something); to rub or cover with rosin.
    We waited expectantly as the guest violinist rosined his bow in preparation to playing.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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rosin c (singular definite rosinen, plural indefinite rosiner)

  1. raisin

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin racemus, via French raisin

Noun[edit]

rosin f, m (definite singular rosina or rosinen, indefinite plural rosiner, definite plural rosinene)

  1. raisin

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin racemus, via French raisin

Noun[edit]

rosin f (definite singular rosina, indefinite plural rosiner, definite plural rosinene)

  1. raisin

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

rosin (plural rosins)

  1. raisin

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