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galbanum gal·ba·num (gāl'bə-nəm, gôl'-)
A bitter, aromatic gum resin extract that is used therapeutically in incense and medicinally as a counterirritant.
Heb. helbenah, (Ex. 30:34), one of the ingredients in the holy incense. It is a gum, probably from the Galbanum officinale.