guaiac

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

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1750, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for guaiac

New Latin Guaiacum

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guaiac

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

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