unctuarium

[ uhngk-choo-air-ee-uhm ]
/ ˌʌŋk tʃuˈɛər i əm /

noun, plural unc·tu·ar·i·a [uhngk-choo-air-ee-uh]. /ˌʌŋk tʃuˈɛər i ə/.

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Origin of unctuarium

apparently erroneously for Latin ūnctōrium, influenced by unctuous, -arium
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