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It is occasionally met with largely adulterated with liquid styrax.
The Styrax benzon, a native of the Indian islands, yields the resin called benzoin.The Desert World|Arthur Mangin
Styrax is a remedy of value and is commonly employed as an ointment in the strength of one part to two or three parts of lard.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
It exudes from the Styrax benzoin by wounding the tree, and drying, becomes a hard gum-resin.The Art of Perfumery|G. W. Septimus Piesse
Liquid storax or styrax preparatus, is a balsam yielded by Liquidambar orientalis, a native of Asia Minor.