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|Noun||1.||stick lac - lac in its natural state as scraped off twigs and dried|
lac - resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects; used in e.g. varnishes and sealing wax
shellac - lac purified by heating and filtering; usually in thin orange or yellow flakes but sometimes bleached white
seed lac - granular material obtained from stick lac by crushing and washing
lac dye - scarlet dye like cochineal; extracted with alkali from stick lac