amrad gum

am·​rad gum | \ ˈämˌräd- \

Definition of amrad gum

: an inferior usually colored gum arabic obtained chiefly in India from the babul

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First Known Use of amrad gum

1851, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amrad gum

Bengali āmrāt hog plum

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“Amrad gum.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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