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Translation of "balsam" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

balsam

noun [C or U]     /ˈbɒl.səm/ US  /ˈbɑːl-/
a pleasant-smelling substance used as the base for medical or beauty treatments (治疗或美容用的)香膏,香脂,香液 a balsam shampoo 洗发香波 Specific medicines and drugsSpecific types of drugToiletry and perfumes anything believed to heal (= make well again) the body or mind 慰藉,能使身体或心灵痊愈的东西 Great literature is balsam to the soul. 伟大的文学是心灵的慰藉。 Restoring and reviving
(Definition of balsam from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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