gum turpentine

noun

Examples of gum turpentine in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Next, try a homemade recipe of equal parts olive oil, denatured alcohol, gum turpentine, and strained lemon juice. Kaylei Fear, Better Homes & Gardens, 1 Dec. 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1884, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of gum turpentine was in 1884

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“Gum turpentine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gum%20turpentine. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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