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Prevedi rosin na: francuski · nemački
ETYM A variant of resin.
The hard, amber-colored resin left after distilling off the volatile oil of turpentine; colophony.
Resin applied to bows for stringed instruments.
A resin, refined from distilled oil of turpentine. Used by makers of musical instruments and performers, it is applied to the hairs of the bow of a string instrument. By adding friction, it helps the strings to vibrate when the bow is drawn across them.