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tollon
tollway
Tolmen
tolmetin sodium
Tolmiea
Tolmiea menziesii
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Tolstoyan
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Toltec
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tolu balsam
tolu balsam tree
tolu tree
tolu-
Toluate
Toluca
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Toluca, Nevado de
toluene
Toluenyl
Toluic
toluic acid
Toluid

tolu definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: aromatic yellowish brown balsam from the tolu balsam tree used especially in cough syrups [syn: tolu, balsam of tolu, tolu balsam]

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. a fragrant brown balsam obtained from either of two South American trees, Myroxylon balsamum or M. toluifera, and used in perfumery and medicine. Etymology: Santiago de Tolu in Colombia

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Tolu To*lu", n. A fragrant balsam said to have been first brought from Santiago de Tolu, in New Granada. See Balsam of Tolu, under Balsam. Tolu tree (Bot.), a large tree (Myroxylon toluiferum), the wood of which is red in the center, and has an aromatic rose odor. It affords the balsam called tolu.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Balsam of tolu, tolu balsam.




 


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