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resinify

[re-zin-uh-fahy]Chemistry
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verb (used with object), res·in·i·fied, res·in·i·fy·ing.
  1. to convert into a resin.
  2. to treat with a resin.
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verb (used without object), res·in·i·fied, res·in·i·fy·ing.
  1. to become a resin.
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Origin of resinify

From the French word résinifier, dating back to 1810–20. See resin, -ify
Related formsre·sin·i·fi·ca·tion, noun
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Historical Examples

  • To prevent loss by evaporation and resinification, this oil should be kept in tin cans or glass bottles.

    Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II

    Arnold Cooley