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bdellium

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noun bdel·li·um \ˈde-lē-əm\

Definition of bdellium

  1. :  a gum resin similar to myrrh obtained from various trees (genus Commiphora) of the East Indies and Africa



Origin and Etymology of bdellium

Middle English, from Latin, from Greek bdellion


First Known Use: 14th century


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bdellium

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noun bdel·li·um \ˈdel-ē-əm\

Medical Definition of bdellium

  1. :  a gum resin similar to myrrh obtained from various trees (genus Commiphora) of the East Indies and Africa




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