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rosin

 [roz´in]
the solid resin obtained from species of pines, used in preparation of ointments and plasters, but potentially a cause of contact allergy.

ros·in

(roz'in),
The solid resin obtained after steam distillation of crude balsam from Pinus palustris and from other species of Pinus (family Pinaceae); used in plasters to make them adhere and in ointments to make them locally stimulating.
Synonym(s): colophony, resin (2)

rosin

/ro·sin/ (roz´in) a solid resin obtained from species of Pinus; it is used in preparation of ointments and plasters and in many products such as chewing gum, polishes, and varnishes, but is a common cause of contact allergy.

rosin

[roz′in]
a solid oleo resin produced by steam distillation of balsam from various species of pine trees. After extraction of turpentine in the process, the rosin remains as an amber mass. It is used in plasters and ointments.

ros·in

(roz'in)
The solid resin obtained after steam distillation of crude balsam from species of Pinus; used in plasters to render them adhesive and also in ointments to render them locally stimulating.
Synonym(s): resin (2) .

rosin

the solid resin obtained from species of Pinus, a genus of trees; used in preparation of ointments and plasters.
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Ouain RD, Militello G, Crawford GH: Allergic contact dermatitis caused by colophony in an epilating product.
No Allergen 1 Vaseline 100% (Control) 2 Balsam of Peru 10% 3 Formaldehyde 2% 4 Mercaptobenzothizole 1% 5 Potassium dichromate1% 6 Nickel sulphate 5% 7 Cobalt sulphate 5% 8 Colophony 10% 9 Epoxy resins 1% 10 Parabens mix 15% 11 Paraphenylenediamine 1% 12 Parthenium 15% 13 Neomycin sulphate 20% 14 Benzocaine 5% 15 Wool Alcohol 30% 16 Chlorocresol 1% 17 Fragrance mix 8% 18 Thiuram mix 1% 19 Nitrofurazone 1% 20 Black rubber mix 0.
There was another accomplished ride from a conditional when John Levins stalked his rivals on Colophony in the novice handicap hurdle before easing away from Bucks for a comfortable win.
00 at Windsor, Colophony faces in-form handicappers Doris Souter and Sailing Through and a couple of other plausible rivals in his bid to follow up a 1-10 maiden success.
Henry Cecil had his string on the Al Bahathri Polytrack, and Tuning Fork (Frank Conlon) and Colophony (Joe Klamp) worked well together as the Warren Place team give the indication that they are back in top form.
Henry Cecil was over on Racecourse Side, where Colophony went best in his work with Apex Star (Frank Conlon) and Regal Agenda.
The Henry Cecil-trained Colophony, who went off at 1-10 to make it third time lucky in the ten-furlong maiden, made no mistake when winning by 16 lengths under Richard Quinn, while Ian Mongan, narrowly denied on Castleshane earlier in the afternoon, gained deserved compensation aboard the Lynda Ramsden-trained Albany, four-length winner of the closing
Henry Cecil used the Long gallop for Bagan (Richard Quinn) and Colophony (Willie Ryan), who looked good.
Henry Cecil also used the back-of-the-flat gallop and Colophony (Willie Ryan) caught the eye when travelling well in company with Mahasi.
The jockey was suspended from July 7-11 at Newcastle on Saturday after his mount Colophony went under by a head to Bravo Dancer in the Foster's Lager Maiden Stakes.
After the changeover, Colophony (Ryan) showed he has come on for the experience of his first outing at York 12 days ago when striding on strong in a short gallop.