Liquid-storax



noun
1.
See under (def 2).
[stawr-aks, stohr-] /ˈstɔr æks, ˈstoʊr-/
noun
1.
a solid resin with a vanillalike odor, obtained from a small tree, Styrax officinalis: formerly used in medicine and perfumery.
2.
a liquid balsam (liquid storax) obtained from species of liquidambar, especially from the wood and inner bark of Liquidambar orientalis (Levant storax) a tree of Asia Minor: used chiefly in medicine and perfumery.
3.
any shrub or tree of the genus Styrax, of the storax family, having elongated clusters of showy, white flowers.
/ˈstɔːræks/
noun
1.
any of numerous styracaceous trees or shrubs of the genus Styrax, of tropical and subtropical regions, having drooping showy white flowers
2.
a vanilla-scented solid resin obtained from one of these trees, Styrax officinalis of the Mediterranean region and SW Asia, formerly used as incense and in perfumery and medicine
3.
a liquid aromatic balsam obtained from liquidambar trees, esp Liquidambar orientalis of SW Asia, and used in perfumery and medicine

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Liquidus

    [lik-wi-duh s] /ˈlɪk wɪ dəs/ noun, Physical Chemistry. 1. (on a graph of temperature versus composition) the curve connecting the temperatures at which a solution is in equilibrium with its vapor and with the solid solution. liquidus (lĭk’wĭ-dəs) The minimum temperature at which all components of a mixture (such as an alloy) can be in […]

  • Liquid x

    noun 1. another name for gamma hydroxybutyrate



  • Liquify

    /ˈlɪkwɪˌfaɪ/ verb -fies, -fying, -fied 1. another spelling of liquefy v. alternative spelling of liquefy.

  • Liquored up

    adjective Drunk (1921+)



Disclaimer: Liquid-storax definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.