variants or bisabol myrrh or less commonly bissabol
like first form
plural -s
: a gum resin that resembles true myrrh and is obtained from two African trees (Commiphora kataf and C. erythraea)

called also opopanax

Word History


of African origin; akin to Wolof bisap u ala, a Senegambian tree

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“Bisabol.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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