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spirit gum

noun
1.
a glue used in fastening false hair, as a beard or mustache, to an actor's skin.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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British Dictionary definitions for spirit-gum

spirit gum

noun
1.
a glue made from gum dissolved in ether used to stick a false beard, etc, onto the face
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