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  • FRANKINCENSE,' or Olibanum 2 (Gr.
  • 2 " Sic olibanum dixere pro thure ex Graeco b At(3avor "(Salmasius, C. S.
  • Papyrifera (Plosslea floribunda, Endl.) of Abyssinia, which, though both thuriferous, are not known to yield any of the olibanum of commerce; and (B) B.
  • 158), as true frankincense, or olibanum; from this, however, it differs in its softness, and tendency to melt into a mass' (Birdwood, loc. cit., p. 146).
  • Of India, p. 52), " has been thought to yield East Indian olibanum, but there is no reliable evidence of its so doing."
 

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