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3 entries found for balsam.
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Main Entry: bal·sam
Pronunciation: primarystressbodotl-sschwam
Function: noun
1 a : a fragrant and usually oily substance that slowly flows from various plants b : a preparation containing or smelling like balsam
2 a : a balsam-yielding tree (as balsam fir) b : IMPATIENS; especially : one grown as an ornamental
3 : BALM 2
- bal·sam·ic /bodotl-primarystresssam-ik/ adjective

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