from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A white East Indian resin, formerly used for making small ornaments and toys.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An East Indian resin, of a pellucid white color, from which small ornaments and toys are sometimes made.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An East Indian gum resembling amber, but rather white in color and more pellucid. It is sometimes fashioned into toys of various kinds, which are very light and take a good polish.


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