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Wordnet 3.0


1. having the characteristics of pitch or tar;
[syn: pitchy, resinous, resiny, tarry]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Resinous \Res"in*ous\ (-?s), a. [L. resinous: cf. F. r['e]sineux. See Resin.] Of or pertaining to resin; of the nature of resin; resembling or obtained from resin. [1913 Webster] Resinous electricity (Elec.), electricity which is exited by rubbing bodies of the resinous kind. See Negative electricity, under Negative. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

resinous adj 1: having the characteristics of pitch or tar [syn: pitchy, resinous, resiny, tarry]