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gum dammar

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noun
  1. dammar(def 1).

Origin of gum dammar

First recorded in 1865–70
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Historical Examples

  • The “Merkbuch” recommends poppy seed oil and benzine mixture (p. 70) or the gum-dammar solution.

    The Preservation of Antiquities

    Friedrich Rathgen

  • If friable the object should be carefully impregnated with a solution of gum-dammar (p. 70).

  • This done, the edges of the cover may be fixed to the slide by painting round with gum-dammar dissolved in benzole.

    Fungi: Their Nature and Uses

    Mordecai Cubitt Cooke