Balsam of Copaiba

A natural resin, obtained from the copaiba tree (one of several species in the genus Copaifera, commonly C. officinalis, native to South America) used as a vehicle for colorants in glass printing and decorating. The copaiba resin is also used medicinally as a diuretic and a laxative.

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