Sentence Examples


  • The properties of podophyllin resin vary with the reaction of the tissue with which it is in contact; where this is acid the drug is inert, the picro-podophyllin being precipitated.
  • The resin does not affect the unbroken skin, but may be absorbed from a raw surface, and will then cause purging.
  • The eucalypts are remarkable for the oil secreted in their leaves, and the large quantity of astringent resin of their bark.
  • It will not dissolve in water as gums do, but it is soluble in alcohol, as resin usually is.
  • The bark, resin and " oils " of the eucalyptus are well known as commercial products.

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