lacca

Synonym for shellac ... A resinous excretion of an insect, Laccifer (Tachardia) lacca (family Coccidae). The insects suck the juice of various resiniferous Asiatic (chiefly Indian) trees and excrete and deposit 'stick-lac.' shellac softens at a low temperature. It has many nonmedicinal uses and is also used to coat confections and tablets and in de...
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lacca

Type: Term Pronunciation: lak′ă Synonyms: shellac
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