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balm

noun [C or U] uk   /bɑːm/ us  

balm noun [C or U] (OIL)

an oil that comes from particular tropical trees and is used especially to treat injuries or reduce pain: a new skin balm
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balm noun [C or U] (COMFORT)

something that gives comfort: Her gentle words were a balm to me.
Translations of “balm”
in Spanish bálsamo…
in French baume…
in German der Balsam…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指用於療傷、鎮痛的)香脂油,軟膏, 安慰物…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指用于疗伤、镇痛的)香脂油,软膏, 安慰物…
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