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1. myrrh

noun. ['ˈmɝː'] aromatic resin that is burned as incense and used in perfume.

Synonyms

  • sweet cicely
  • myrrh tree
  • gum resin
  • Commiphora myrrha

Etymology

  • myrre (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • myrrha (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word myrrh


1. Noun, singular or mass
Hold your seal over incense of myrrh or frankincense to purify it.

2. Adjective
Use the eyedropper to add the drops of both frankincense and myrrh essential oils to the bottle.

3. Noun, plural
Frankincense and myrrh were costly resins reserved for important religious rites and worthy of a king.

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