Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A white amorphous substance resembling rubber, obtained as an insoluble residue of mastic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A white, amorphous, tenacious substance resembling caoutchouc, and obtained as an insoluble residue of mastic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A substance (C40H31O2) which remains undissolved on dissolving mastic in alcohol. It amounts to about a tenth of the mastic employed, and has while moist all the characters of caoutchouc, but becomes brittle when dried.

Etymologies

mastic +‎ -in (Wiktionary)

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