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33. Dammara.—Dammar. Gum Dammar.

Botanical name:

33. DAMMARA.—DAMMAR. GUM DAMMAR. A spontaneous, resinous exudation collected in the East Indies from A'gathis dam'mara Richard. Transparent, straw-colored, rounded masses, almost free from odor and taste, and breaking with a glossy, conchoidal fracture. Used mostly for varnishes.

A Manual of Organic Materia Medica and Pharmacognosy, 1917, was written by Lucius E. Sayre, B.S. Ph. M.

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