Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A crystalline compound (coloplionin hydrate), C10H22O3 + H2O, formed when that portion of the oil obtained by distilling colophony which boils at 103–104° C. is allowed to stand for some days with water. The free colophonin is also crystalline.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.