mountain balsam


Definition of mountain balsam

: any of several American firs: such as
a : a tree (Abies fraseri) of the Alleghenies
b : either of two trees (A. amabilis or A. lasiocarpa) in the mountains of western U.S.

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“Mountain balsam.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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