Definition of lentisk in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈlentisk/
(also lentisc)


The mastic tree.
Example sentences
  • Mastiha starts as a semi-transparent sap from lentisk trees (actually evergreen bushes) found only in certain areas of the Greek island of Chios.


Late Middle English: from Latin lentiscus.

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Syllabification: len·tisk

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