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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gam•bogegæmˈboʊdʒ, -ˈbuʒ(n.)

  1. a gum resin from various Asian trees of the genus Garcinia, family Guttiferae, esp. G.hanburyi, used as a yellow pigment.

    Category: Plants

  2. yellow or yellow-orange.

Origin of gamboge:

1625–35; < NL gambog-, s. of gambogium, after Cambodia

gam•bo′gi•an(adj.)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gambogian(adj)

    alt. of Gambogic

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