ghatti gum

noun
ghat·​ti gum | \ ˈgat-ē- How to pronounce ghatti gum (audio) \

Medical Definition of ghatti gum

: a gum obtained from an East Indian tree (Anogeissus latifolia of the family Combretaceae) and related trees and used as a substitute for gum arabic

called also Indian gum

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