guaiac

noun
guai·​ac | \ ˈgwī-ˌak How to pronounce guaiac (audio) , ˈgī- How to pronounce guaiac (audio) \

Definition of guaiac

Examples of guaiac in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The potent juice is worldly and rich, driven by Australian sandalwood (one of the world's most precious woods) and brightened by Italian bergamot and Central American guaiac wood. Taylore Glynn, Marie Claire, 18 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of guaiac

1750, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for guaiac

New Latin Guaiacum

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“Guaiac.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/guaiac. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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guaiac

noun
guai·​ac | \ ˈg(w)ī-ˌak How to pronounce guaiac (audio) \

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