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English definition of “myrrh”

myrrh

noun [U] uk   /mɜːr/ us    /mɝː/
a sticky brown substance with a strong smell that is used in making perfume and incense (= a substance burned to produce a sweet smell, for example in a religious ceremony)Toiletry and perfumes
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