MASTIC MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Mastic Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A resin exuding from the mastic tree, and obtained by incision. The best is in yellowish white, semitransparent tears, of a faint smell, and is used as an astringent and an aromatic, also as an ingredient in varnishes.
  2. (n.) A low shrubby tree of the genus Pistacia (P. Lentiscus), growing upon the islands and coasts of the Mediterranean, and producing a valuable resin; -- called also, mastic tree.
  3. (n.) A kind of cement composed of burnt clay, litharge, and linseed oil, used for plastering walls, etc.


• Masticable Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Capable of being masticated.


• Masticating Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Masticate


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