from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The inspissated juice of a tree of the genus Artocarpus (A. incisa, or breadfruit tree), sometimes used in making birdlime, on account of its glutinous quality.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The inspissated juice of the Artocarpus incisa, or eastern breadfruit-tree, used for its glutinous properties in making bird-lime.


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