gum terpentine

gum terpentine
noun
obtained from conifers (especially pines)
Syn: ↑turpentine
Hypernyms: ↑oleoresin
Hyponyms: ↑Chian turpentine
Substance Holonyms: ↑turpentine, ↑oil of turpentine, ↑spirit of turpentine, ↑turps

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