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1. alkyd, alkyd resin

a durable synthetic resin widely used in adhesives and paints

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containing an alkyd resin

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any of several synthetic resins made by heating together a polybasic acid, such as phthalic or maleic acid, and a polyhydric alcohol, such as glycerin or a glycol: these resins are used in paints, varnishes, and lacquers
: also alkyd resin

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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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