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balsam

bal·sam

balsam

 
pronunciation:
bawl sm
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a fragrant oily or resinous substance exuded by some shrubs or trees, such as the balsam fir.
definition 2: a balm made from or resembling such a substance.
definition 3: any of several plants that exude such a substance.
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derivation: balsamic (adj.)