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 for tolu
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Tolu \To*lu"\, n.
     A fragrant balsam said to have been first brought from
     Santiago de Tolu, in New Granada. See Balsam of Tolu, under
     [1913 Webster]
     Tolu+tree+(Bot.),+a+large+tree+({Myroxylon+toluiferum">Tolu tree (Bot.), a large tree ({Myroxylon toluiferum),
        the wood of which is red in the center, and has an
        aromatic rose odor. It affords the balsam called tolu.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: aromatic yellowish brown balsam from the tolu balsam tree
           used especially in cough syrups [syn: tolu, balsam of
           tolu, tolu balsam]

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