Balsamodendron opobalsamum
Opobalsam Op`o*bal"sam, Opobalsamum Op`o*bal"sa*mum, n. [L. opobalsamum, Gr. ?; ? vegetable juice + ? balsam.] (Med.) The old name of the aromatic resinous juice of the {Balsamodendron opobalsamum}, now commonly called {balm of Gilead}. See under {Balm}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Opobalsamum — Opobalsam Op o*bal sam, Opobalsamum Op o*bal sa*mum, n. [L. opobalsamum, Gr. ?; ? vegetable juice + ? balsam.] (Med.) The old name of the aromatic resinous juice of the {Balsamodendron opobalsamum}, now commonly called {balm of Gilead}. See under …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Opobalsămum — Opobalsămum, Art Balsamodendron u. der davon gewonnene Mekkabalsam, s.d. O. siccum, so v.w. Tolubalsam …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Balsamodendron — (B. Kunth. s. Balsamea Gled.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Burseraceen, 1. Ordn. 8. Kl. L., balsamreiche arabische Bäume mit vierzähnigem Kelche, 4 Blumenblättern, 8 Staubgefäßen unterhalb der ringförmigen Scheibe, zweifächerigem… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Balsamodendron — Commiphora Commiphora …   Wikipédia en Français

  • balm of Gilead — Opobalsam Op o*bal sam, Opobalsamum Op o*bal sa*mum, n. [L. opobalsamum, Gr. ?; ? vegetable juice + ? balsam.] (Med.) The old name of the aromatic resinous juice of the {Balsamodendron opobalsamum}, now commonly called {balm of Gilead}. See under …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Opobalsam — Op o*bal sam, Opobalsamum Op o*bal sa*mum, n. [L. opobalsamum, Gr. ?; ? vegetable juice + ? balsam.] (Med.) The old name of the aromatic resinous juice of the {Balsamodendron opobalsamum}, now commonly called {balm of Gilead}. See under {Balm}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Бальзам — В Библии упоминаются многие сорта Б., получаемого из различных деревьев и кустарников. Настоящий Б. (евр. бесем) добывается из (Balsamodendron opobalsamum syn). (Commiphora opobalsamum). Родина этого дерева юж. араб. прибрежные области. В… …   Библейская энциклопедия Брокгауза

  • Plants in the Bible — • Discusses all of the types of plants mentioned in the Sacred Scriptures Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Plants in the Bible     Plants in the Bible      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Gilead, Balm of —    The region of Gilead abounded in spices and aromatic gums, which were exported to Egypt and Tyre (Gen. 37:25; Jer. 8:22; 46:11; Ezek. 27:17). The word balm is a contracted form of balsam, a word derived from the Greek balsamon, which was… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • térébenthine — (té ré ban ti n ) s. f. 1°   Nom collectif des résines liquides, qui sont des sucs odorants, demi liquides et glutineux découlant d arbres de la famille des conifères et de celle des térébinthacées.    Térébenthine de Chio, celle qui vient du… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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