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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...
- 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...
- by the sweet woody base note containing sandalwood, cedarwood, myrrh, opopanax, labdanum, benzoin and castoreum, in addition to amber, incense, musk,...
- balsam (Cecropia adenopus) Labdanum Mastic Myrrh Obira balsam (Apocynaceae) Opopanax Umiri balsam (Humiria floribunda) Rosin (Colophony) Sagapenum Sandarac...
- dressings), and incense ingredients. These myrrh-like resins are known as opopanax, balsam, bdellium, guggul bisabol, and Indian myrrh. Fragrant "myrrh beads"...
- published in the US by Simon & Schuster. The title comes from the plant Opopanax, aka sweet myrrh, which appears as the cover illustration on the 1976 reprint...
- (37). Marcellus, De medicamentis 33.26. Including artemisia, dittany, opopanax, pepper, saffron, giant fennel, myrrh, and colocynth; John M. Riddle, Contraception...
- blue essential oil kills the larvae of the mosquito Aedes albopictus. Opopanax, also known as opobalsam, refers to a number of gum resins, including the...
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