Myroxylon pereirae

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Noun1.Myroxylon pereirae - tree of South and Central America yielding an aromatic balsam
genus Myroxylon, Myroxylon - a genus of tropical American trees having pinnate leaves and white flowers
balsam of Peru - dark brown syrupy balsam from the Peruvian balsam tree used especially in dressing wounds and treating certain skin diseases
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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Essential Oils Known to Cause Adverse Effects (Sensitization) on Skin Essential Oil Botanical Name Cassia Cinnamomum cassia Cinnamon bark Cinnamomum zeylanicum Peru balsam Myroxylon pereirae Verbena absolute Lippia citriodora Tea absolute Camellia sinensis Lemon Myrtle Backhousia citriodora Turpentine oil Pinus spp.