talha gum


tal·​ha gum
variants or talh gum
: a brittle commercial gum arabic obtained from two north African acacias (Acacia stenocarpa and A. seyal)

called also Suakin gum, talca gum

Word History


from native name of Acacia stenocarpa in Sudan

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“Talha gum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/talha%20gum. Accessed 10 Jun. 2023.

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