[ al-kid ]
/ ˈæl kɪd /
made of or containing an alkyd.
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Which of the following bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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British Dictionary definitions for alkyd resin
/ (ˈælkɪd) /
any synthetic resin made from a dicarboxylic acid, such as phthalic acid, and diols or triols: used in paints and adhesives
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