Origin of tragacanth
Examples from the Web for tragacanth
Historical Examples of tragacanth
Dr John applies the term to all those gums which, like tragacanth, swell, but do not dissolve in water.
He taught me, in the presence of my new mother, how to fix it with some tragacanth gum, and I found myself exactly like my friend.The Memoires of Casanova, Complete
Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
It is best administered in lozenges prepared with sugar and tragacanth.
For tragacanth size, colors of great consistency, mostly fine earth colors are the best.
An inferior quality is the tragacanth of Morea, which generally comes from Greece via Trieste.