Sentence Examples


  • Cedar-wood, however, is said to be injurious to natural history objects, and to instruments placed in cabinets made of it, as the resinous matter of the wood becomes deposited upon them.
  • Exports consist chiefly of timber, mine-props, minerals, wine, salt and resinous products.
  • Podophyllin is a resinous powder obtained by precipitating an alcoholic tincture of the rhizome by means of water acidulated with hydrochloric acid.
  • This resinous exudation (Kino) somewhat resembles gum, hence the name " gum " tree.
  • Crystals of sulphur are transparent or translucent and highly refractive with strong birefringence; they have a resinous or slightly adamantine lustre, and present the characteristic sulphur-yellow colour.
 

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