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galipot

Syllabification: gal·i·pot
Pronunciation: /ˈɡaləˌpät
 
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Definition of galipot in English:

noun

Hardened resin deposits formed on the stem of certain species of pine, in particular the maritime pine.
Example sentences
  • They have worshiped the tree and used it as their medication (to banish evil spirits with a cedar twig, to treat various illnesses by needle infusion, nuts and galipot).

Origin

late 18th century: from French, of unknown origin.

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