Crossword Clue and Answers

Looking for answers to the "Resin" crossword clue? it's your lucky day, we have them! Today we have 44 crossword solutions for Resin.

We most recently saw this clue in Irish Independent - Simple.

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  • Irish Independent - Simple - Wednesday, 22 Sep 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Wednesday, 12 May 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Thursday, 6 May 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Friday, 9 Apr 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Monday, 14 Dec 2020
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Thursday, 8 Oct 2020
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Monday, 28 Sep 2020

Crossword Answers

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The tissue (covered by mucous membrane) of the jaws that surrounds the bases of the teeth

Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects; used in e.g. varnishes and sealing wax

Deplete; "exhaust one's savings"; "We quickly played out our strength"

5 letters

Rub rosin onto; "rosin the violin bow"

A thermosetting resin; used chiefly in strong adhesives and coatings and laminates

(of e.g. celestial bodies) above the horizon; "the risen sun"

RESIN Mike Smallman
Any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules

A deep yellow color; "an amber light illuminated the room"; "he admired the gold of her hair"

6 letters

BALSAM Mike Smallman
An ointment containing a fragrant resin

ACACIA Mike Smallman
Any of various spiny trees or shrubs of the genus Acacia

AMYRIN Mike Smallman

CHICLE Mike Smallman
Gum-like substance from the sapodilla

DAMMAR Mike Smallman
Any of various hard resins from trees of the family Dipterocarpaceae and of the genus Agathis; especially the amboyna pine

GHATTI Mike Smallman
An Indian gum from the dhawa tree; used as a substitute for gum arabic

GUACIN Mike Smallman

GUAIAC Mike Smallman
Hard greenish-brown wood of the lignum vitae tree and other trees of the genus Guaiacum

GUMLAC Mike Smallman

RESINS Mike Smallman

STORAX Mike Smallman
A vanilla-scented resin from various trees of the genus Styrax

An evergreen shrub of the Mediterranean region that is cultivated for its resin

7 letters

BENZOIN Mike Smallman
Gum resin used especially in treating skin irritation

CAMPHOR Mike Smallman
A resin obtained from the camphor tree; used in making celluloid and liniment

COPAIBA Mike Smallman
An oleoresin used in varnishes and ointments

EPOXIDE Mike Smallman

GUARGUM Mike Smallman
A gum from seeds of the guar plant; used to thicken foods and as sizing for paper and cloth

GUMKINO Mike Smallman
A gum obtained from various tropical plants; used as an astringent and in tanning

LACQUER Mike Smallman
A hard glossy coating

PLASTIC Mike Smallman
Capable of being molded or modeled (especially of earth or clay or other soft material); "plastic substances such as wax or clay"

SHELLAC Mike Smallman
A thin varnish made by dissolving lac in ethanol; used to finish wood

VARNISH Mike Smallman
A coating that provides a hard, lustrous, transparent finish to a surface

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AMBERGRIS Mike Smallman
Waxy substance secreted by the sperm whale and found floating at sea or washed ashore; used in perfume

COLOPHONY Mike Smallman
Translucent brittle substance produced from pine oleoresin; used especially in varnishes and inks and on the bows of stringed instruments

EXUDATION Mike Smallman
The process of exuding; the slow escape of liquids from blood vessels through pores or breaks in the cell membranes

GUMARABIC Mike Smallman
Gum from an acacia tree; used as a thickener (especially in candies and pharmaceuticals)

GUMDAMMAR Mike Smallman
Any of various hard resins from trees of the family Dipterocarpaceae and of the genus Agathis; especially the amboyna pine

GUMSTORAX Mike Smallman

OLEORESIN Mike Smallman
A naturally occurring mixture of a resin and an essential oil; obtained from certain plants

SAGAPENUM Mike Smallman

SONORALAC Mike Smallman
Resembling lac; secreted by a scale living on twigs of certain Mexican shrubs; used locally as medicine

10 letters

CHEWINGGUM Mike Smallman
A preparation (usually made of sweetened chicle) for chewing

EUPHORBIUM Mike Smallman
An acrid brown gum resin now used mainly in veterinary medicine

GUMJUNIPER Mike Smallman

GUMSHELLAC Mike Smallman

TRAGACANTH Mike Smallman
A gum used in pharmacy, adhesives, and textile printing


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