• The hard, amber-colored resin left after distilling off thevolatile oil of turpentine; colophony. Rosin oil, an oil obtainedfrom the resin of the pine tree, -- used by painters and forlubricating machinery, etc.

  • Hardened sap from trees which is used on violin bows, Bull Rider and Baseball gloves, bottoms of pointe shoes, etc. Helps retain a good grip on something, makes it not so slippery.


Related Words

View More

© Define Dictionary Meaning. All rights reserved