oleoresinous

[ oh-lee-oh-rez-uh-nuh s ]
/ ˌoʊ li oʊˈrɛz ə nəs /

adjective

pertaining to, characteristic of, or containing oleoresin.
(of a varnish or paint vehicle) consisting of drying oils and resins that usually have been cooked.

Nearby words

  1. oleographic,
  2. oleography,
  3. oleomargarine,
  4. oleophilic,
  5. oleoresin,
  6. olericulture,
  7. olestra,
  8. olethreutid,
  9. oleum,
  10. oleyl alcohol

Origin of oleoresinous

First recorded in 1860–65; oleoresin + -ous

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