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Noun: labdanum  lab-du-num
  1. A dark brown to greenish oleoresin that has a fragrant odour and is used as a fixative in perfumes; obtained as a juice from certain rockroses
    - gum labdanum
  2. A soft blackish-brown resinous exudate from various rockroses used in perfumes especially as a fixative
    - ladanum

Derived forms: labdanums

Type of: oleoresin

Part of: Cistus ladanifer, Cistus ladanum, common gum cistus

Encyclopedia: Labdanum