Synonyms of balm of gilead


1. balsam fir, balm of Gilead, Canada balsam, Abies balsamea, silver fir

usage: medium-sized fir of northeastern North America; leaves smell of balsam when crushed; much used for pulpwood and Christmas trees

2. balm of Gilead, balm

usage: a fragrant oleoresin

3. balm of gilead, Commiphora meccanensis, incense tree

usage: small evergreen tree of Africa and Asia; leaves have a strong aromatic odor when bruised

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