Associations to the word «Labdanum»

Wiktionary

LABDANUM, noun. A sticky brown resin obtained from species of rockrose, used mainly in perfume.

Dictionary definition

LABDANUM, noun. A dark brown to greenish oleoresin that has a fragrant odor and is used as a fixative in perfumes; obtained as a juice from certain rockroses.
LABDANUM, noun. A soft blackish-brown resinous exudate from various rockroses used in perfumes especially as a fixative.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats