balsam bog

noun

Definition of balsam bog

1 : a plant (Azorella glebaria) of the Falkland islands and Patagonia that belongs to the carrot family, forms dense woody hillocks often several feet in height, and yields a gum used as a folk remedy
2 : a usually sphagnous bog in northeastern America containing the balsam fir

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“Balsam bog.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/balsam%20bog. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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