Myroxylon pereirae

Myroxylon pereirae
noun
tree of South and Central America yielding an aromatic balsam
Hypernyms: ↑tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Myroxylon, ↑genus Myroxylon
Substance Meronyms: ↑balsam of Peru

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  • Myroxylon pereirae — Para otros usos de este término, véase Bálsamo.   Myroxylon pereirae …   Wikipedia Español

  • Myroxylon Pereirae — Balsam Bal sam (b[add]l sam), n. [L. balsamum the balsam tree or its resin, Gr. ba lsamon. See {Balm}, n.] 1. A resin containing more or less of an essential or volatile oil. [1913 Webster] Note: The balsams are aromatic resinous substances,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Myroxylon Pereirae — Klotzsch Balsam of Peru (E); Balsamo (S); Paila (Cu); Pidoquera (Ch); Tache (C) . The gum, regarded as stomachic and expectorant, is used in ointments and perfumes, and to treat ashtma, catarrh, rheumatism, and venereal diseases. The tree yields… …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • Myroxylon pereirae (Royle) Klotzsch — Symbol MYBAP Synonym Symbol MYPE5 Botanical Family Fabaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Myroxylon pereirae (Royle) Klotzsch — Symbol MYBAP Synonym Symbol MYPE5 Botanical Family Fabaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Myroxylon — Balsambäume Myroxylon balsamum Systematik Unterklasse: Rosenähnliche (Rosidae) Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Myroxylon — Baumier du Pérou Baumier du Pérou …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Myroxylon — noun a genus of tropical American trees having pinnate leaves and white flowers • Syn: ↑genus Myroxylon • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Papilionoideae, ↑subfamily Papilionoideae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myroxylon balsamum pereirae — noun tree of South and Central America yielding an aromatic balsam • Syn: ↑Peruvian balsam, ↑Myroxylon pereirae • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Myroxylon, ↑genus Myroxylon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myroxylon —   Myroxylon Myroxylon balsamu …   Wikipedia Español

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