terebinth

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noun ter·e·binth \ ˈter-ə-ˌbin(t)th \

Definition of terebinth

:a small European tree (Pistacia terebinthus) of the cashew family yielding turpentine

Origin and Etymology of terebinth

Middle English terebynt, from Anglo-French terebinte, from Latin terebinthus — more at turpentine

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