balsam

[ bawl-suh m ]
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BALSAM

Here is a piece of gum benzoin, the substance from which Friar's balsam is made.

It is found on dead pine, spruce, balsam, and other conifers.

When the heart is sick and sorest, There is balsam in the forest–– There is balsam in the forestFor its pain.

As straight as a pine, as sweet as a balsam, as sound as a white oak.

A balsam in Gaelic tales, in which a “Vessel of Balsam” often occurs.

Balsam Peru is a healing balm for burns of this classification.

Get a large wide-mouthed bottle and pour the balsam and benzole into it.

The genius of Jewish history has the balsam of consolation to offer.

The boys have cut his forehead, and Hetty wanted to bring him some balsam.

Examine in water; if satisfactory, dry and mount in Canada balsam.

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