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algum

[al-guh m, awl-] /ˈæl gəm, ˈɔl-/
noun
1.
a Biblical tree, possibly the red sandalwood. II Chron. 2:8.
Compare almug.
Origin of algum
1570-1580
1570-80; < Hebrew algūmīm (plural), variant of almuggīm
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