gum dammar

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noun


Nearby words

  1. gum ammoniac,
  2. gum arabic,
  3. gum band,
  4. gum benzoin,
  5. gum bichromate process,
  6. gum digger,
  7. gum digger's spear,
  8. gum elastic,
  9. gum elemi,
  10. gum eraser

Origin of gum dammar

First recorded in 1865–70

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Examples from the Web for gum dammar

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

  • 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