Medical Definition of Locust gum

1. The Carob, a leguminous tree of the Mediterranean region; also, its edible beans or pods, called St. John's bread. The Honey mesquite (Prosopis juliflora), a small tree found from California to Buenos Ayres; also, its sweet, pulpy pods. A valuable gum, resembling gum arabic, is collected from the tree in Texas and Mexico. Origin: Sp. Algarroba, fr. Ar. Al-kharrbah. Cf. Carob. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Locust Gum

locus coeruleus
locus control region
locus ferrugineus
locus minoris resistentiae
locus niger
locus of control
locus of infection
locus perforatus anticus
locus perforatus posticus
locust
locust bean
locust bean gum
locust beans
locust borer
locust borers
locust gum (current term)
locust pod
locust tree
locust trees
locusta
locustae
locustal
locusted
locustella
locustellas
locustic
locusting
locustlike
locusts
locution

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