Resinous

resinous

1. (Science: chemistry) Of or pertaining to resin; of the nature of resin; resembling or obtained from resin.

2. (Science: physics) Resinous electricity, electricity which is exited by rubbing bodies of the resinous kind.

See: negative electricity, under Negative.

Origin: L. Resinous: cf. F. Resineux.

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