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English definition of “balm”


noun [C or U] (OIL)    /bɑːm/
an oil that comes from particular tropical trees and is used especially to treat injuries or reduce pain: a new skin balm → See also lip balmSpecific medicines and drugsSpecific types of drug
(Definition of balm noun (OIL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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