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A durable synthetic resin derived from polyalcohol and phthalic anhydride, often used for coatings and adhesives. Also called alkyd resin.
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containing an alkyd resin
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any of a group of resins derived from dicarboxylic acids: used in adhesives and paints.
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|Noun||1.||alkyd - a durable synthetic resin widely used in adhesives and paints|
synthetic resin - a resin having a polymeric structure; especially a resin in the raw state; used chiefly in plastics
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