African copaiba


Definition of African copaiba

: a copaibalike oleoresin supposedly derived from an African tree (Hardwick iamanii)

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First Known Use of African copaiba

1891, in the meaning defined above

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“African copaiba.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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