Definitions for "Alkyd resin"
a durable synthetic resin widely used in adhesives and paints
Polyesters made from dicarboxylic acids and diols, primarily used as coatings, modified with vegetable oil, fatty acids, etc.
Resin formed by the condensation of polyhydric alcohols with polybasic acids. May be regarded as complex polyester ( thermoset). Widely used in general purpose coatings.