Liquid storax

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Liquid storax liquidambar
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L.,—Gr. styrax.

Usage

In literature:

Liquid storax is now used to anoint the tongue when red-hot irons are to be placed in the mouth.
"The Miracle Mongers, an Exposé" by Harry Houdini
Those found in commerce are the balsam of Peru, balsam of Tolu, liquid storax and liquidambar.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
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