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Almug \Al"mug\, Algum \Al"gum\, n. [Heb., perh. borrowed fr. Skr. valguka sandalwood.] (Script.) A tree or wood of the Bible (2 Chron. ii. 8; 1 K. x. 11).

Note: Most writers at the present day follow Celsius, who takes it to be the red sandalwood of China and the Indian Archipelago.
--W. Smith.


n. algum

Usage examples of "almug".

She has not come to prove him with hard questions, but to repose under his almug trees.