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Balm - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'Balm' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Balm [ n.]
- An aromatic plant of the genus Melissa.
- The resinous and aromatic exudation of certain trees or shrubs.
- Any fragrant ointment.
- Anything that heals or that mitigates pain.
2 . Balm [ v. i.]
- To anoint with balm, or with anything medicinal. Hence: To soothe; to mitigate.