or gal·li·pot



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

Origin of galipot

1785–95; < French galipot, galipo, perhaps < Old French garipot a species of pine tree Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for galipot




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

Word Origin for galipot

C18: from French, of unknown origin
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