Origin of tragacanth
Examples from the Web for tragacanth
Dr John applies the term to all those gums which, like tragacanth, swell, but do not dissolve in water.
Further examination indicated the presence of salicylic acid, a gummy material, having the properties of tragacanth and glycerin.
Acacia, tragacanth, bassorin and plasment applications are used in cases of a subacute and chronic character.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
For tragacanth size, colors of great consistency, mostly fine earth colors are the best.The Progress of the Marbling Art|Josef Halfer
It is best administered in lozenges prepared with sugar and tragacanth.