gommier

noun

gom·​mi·​er
ˈgämēˌā,
ˈgəm-,
-mˌyā
plural -s
: a Caribbean tree (Pachylobus excelsa) of the family Burseraceae that exudes a gum resembling incense

Word History

Etymology

French, from gomme gum

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“Gommier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gommier. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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