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 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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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. a 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. a raisin

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

rosin ‎(plural rosins)

  1. raisin

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