gum olibanum


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Noun1.gum olibanum - an aromatic gum resin obtained from various Arabian or East African treesgum olibanum - an aromatic gum resin obtained from various Arabian or East African trees; formerly valued for worship and for embalming and fumigation
gum - any of various substances (soluble in water) that exude from certain plants; they are gelatinous when moist but harden on drying