oleoresin definition

  • noun:
    • A naturally happening mixture of an oil and a resin extracted from various plants, such as for example pine or balsam fir.
    • A homogeneous mix of oil and resin.
    • A natural mixture of a terebinthinate oil and a resin.
    • A liquid or semiliquid planning removed (as from capsicum, cubebs, or ginger) in the form of ether, and consisting of fixed or volatile oil holding resin in solution.
    • A natural mixture of an essential oil and a resin, forming the vegetable balsams.
    • In pharmacy, a set or volatile oil holding resin and often other active matter in option, acquired from ether tinctures by evaporation.
    • a naturally occurring blend of a resin and an important oil; obtained from certain flowers

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