zachun

Zachun

Za*chun"\, n. (Bot.) An oil pressed by the Arabs from the fruit of a small thorny tree (Balanites [AE]gyptiaca), and sold to piligrims for a healing ointment. --J. Smith (Dict. Econ. Plants).
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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