[gal-buh-nuh m] /ˈgæl bə nəm/
a gum resin with a peculiar, strong odor, obtained from certain Asian plants of the genus Ferula, used in incense and formerly in medicine.
a bitter aromatic gum resin extracted from any of several Asian umbelliferous plants of the genus Ferula, esp F. galbaniflua, and used in incense and medicinally as a counterirritant
galbanum gal·ba·num (gāl’bə-nəm, gôl’-)
A bitter, aromatic gum resin extract that is used therapeutically in incense and medicinally as a counterirritant.
Heb. helbenah, (Ex. 30:34), one of the ingredients in the holy incense. It is a gum, probably from the Galbanum officinale.
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[gal-chah] /ˈgæl tʃɑ/ noun, plural Galchas (especially collectively) Galcha. 1. a member of an Iranian people inhabiting the Pamirs.
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[gey-lee-uh] /ˈgeɪ li ə/ noun, plural galeae [gey-lee-ee] /ˈgeɪ liˌi/ (Show IPA) 1. Botany. a part of the calyx or corolla having the form of a helmet, as the upper lip of the corolla of the monkshood. 2. Anatomy. any of several helmet-shaped structures. /ˈɡeɪlɪə/ noun (pl) -leae (-lɪˌiː) 1. a part or organ shaped […]