guaiacum guaiacum

Definition(s):

  1. (n) medicinal resin from the lignum vitae tree
  2. (n) hard greenish-brown wood of the lignum vitae tree and other trees of the genus Guaiacum
  3. (n) small genus of evergreen resinous trees or shrubs of warm and tropical America

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Usage(s):

  • They finally found what they wanted in gum guaiac, made from the sap of the tropical American guaiacum tree.

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