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balm

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noun
  • sweet-smelling oil or ointment obtained from certain types of tree, used for soothing pain or for healing [Barron]
  • a balsamic resin, especially one from small tropical evergreen trees [Taisha]
  • something that relieves pain; oily liquid with a pleasant smell from trees [Nandigam]

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