gum elemi

noun

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History and Etymology for gum elemi

alteration of earlier gumme elimi, partial translation of New Latin gumi elimi, from gumi gum (from Latin gummi, cummi) + elimi elemi, probably from Arabic al-lāmi the elemi

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“Gum elemi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gum%20elemi. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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