Definition of Opopanax. Meaning of Opopanax. Synonyms of Opopanax

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Opopanax. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Opopanax and, of course, Opopanax synonyms and on the right images related to the word Opopanax.

Definition of Opopanax

Opopanax
Opopanax O*pop"a*nax, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?; ? vegetable juice + ?, ?. a kind of plant: cf. F. opopanax.] The inspissated juice of an umbelliferous plant (the Opoponax Chironum), brought from Turkey and the East Indies in loose granules, or sometimes in larger masses, of a reddish yellow color, with specks of white. It has a strong smell and acrid taste, and was formerly used in medicine as an emmenagogue and antispasmodic. --Dunglison.

Meaning of Opopanax from wikipedia

- Opopanax, also known as opobalsam, refers to a number of gum resins (natural substances that are a mixture of water-soluble gums and alcohol-soluble resins)...
- Opopanax chironium, common name Hercules-all-heal, also known as sweet myrrh or bisabol myrrh, is a herb belonging to the family Apiaceae. Opopanax chironium...
- Opopanax is a genus of plants in the family Apiaceae. Species include: Opopanax chironium (L.) W.D.J.Koch Opopanax hispidus (Friv.) Griseb. Opopanax persicus...
- by the sweet woody base note containing sandalwood, cedarwood, myrrh, opopanax, labdanum, benzoin and castoreum, in addition to amber, incense, musk,...
- word Jack uses that invokes the power of good. Opopanax: Jack is almost haunted by the word opopanax at the beginning of the story. Its meaning is given...
- balsam (Cecropia adenopus) Labdanum Mastic Myrrh Obira balsam (Apocynaceae) Opopanax Umiri balsam (Humiria floribunda) Rosin (Colophony) Sagapenum Sandarac...
- International Women's Day. The essence of the flowers, called 'c****ie' or 'opopanax', is used in perfumes. The leaves are sometimes used in Indian chutney...
- dressings), and incense ingredients. These myrrh-like resins are known as opopanax, balsam, bdellium, guggul bisabol, and Indian myrrh. Fragrant "myrrh beads"...
- contains notes of bergamot, lemon, iris, jasmine, rose, patchouli, vetiver, opopanax, tonka bean, frankincense, sandalwood, musk, civet, ambergris, leather...
- (37). Marcellus, De medicamentis 33.26. Including artemisia, dittany, opopanax, pepper, saffron, giant fennel, myrrh, and colocynth; John M. Riddle, Contraception...
Loading...