Definition of frankincense in English:
An aromatic gum resin obtained from an African tree and burned as incense. Also called olibanum, gum olibanum.
- They valued its trees which produced the aromatic gum resins frankincense and myrrh.
- Jewish ceremonial incense includes frankincense and myrrh, and is frequently mentioned in the Pentateuch, the Jewish Old Testament.
- Her incenses are acacia, frankincense, myrrh, catnip, cedar, cinnamon, and juniper.
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