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gummy bearGummy bears were born in the 1920s by Hans Riegel in Bonn, Germany who founded Haribo and found success with his Gummibär, literally "gum bear" in German.
Origin of gum elemi
An Americanism dating back to 1800–10
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Examples from the Web for gum elemi
Myrrh, frankincense, and the gum-elemi of commerce are among their products.
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