Definition of lentisk in English:


Syllabification: len·tisk
Pronunciation: /ˈlenˌtisk
(also lentisc)


  • The mastic tree.
    More 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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