gum benzoin gum benzoin

Definition(s):

  • (n) gum resin used especially in treating skin irritation

Usage(s):

  • The New York Journal of Commerce reported a rise in balsam copaiba, a tight market in gum benzoin and "no sign of any relief in the shortage of eucalyptus oil.
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