Myroxylon balsamum


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Noun1.Myroxylon balsamum - medium-sized tropical American tree yielding tolu balsam and a fragrant hard wood used for high-grade furniture and cabinetworkMyroxylon balsamum - medium-sized tropical American tree yielding tolu balsam and a fragrant hard wood used for high-grade furniture and cabinetwork
genus Myroxylon, Myroxylon - a genus of tropical American trees having pinnate leaves and white flowers
balsam of tolu, tolu, tolu balsam - aromatic yellowish brown balsam from the tolu balsam tree used especially in cough syrups
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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Balsam of Peru is a gum resin extracted from the Myroxylon balsamum tree, which is native to South and Central America.