galipot

or gal·li·pot

[ gal-uh-pot ]

noun
  1. a type of turpentine exuded on the stems of certain species of pine.

Origin of galipot

1
1785–95; <French galipot, galipo, perhaps <Old French garipot a species of pine tree

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British Dictionary definitions for galipot

galipot

gallipot

/ (ˈɡælɪˌpɒt) /


noun
  1. a resin obtained from several species of pine, esp from the S European Pinus pinaster

Origin of galipot

1
C18: from French, of unknown origin

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