Definition of Salai
1. Noun. East Indian tree yielding a resin used medicinally and burned as incense.
Generic synonyms: Incense Tree
Group relationships: Boswellia, Genus Boswellia
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Literary usage of Salai
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1. Cyclopedia of Painters and Paintings edited by John Denison Champlin, Charles Callahan Perkins (1887)
"salai (salaino), ANDREA, born in Milan about 1483, died after 1520. ... On Leonardo's death in France salai returned to Italy. ..."