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Originally appearing in Volume V27, Page 481 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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TURPENTINE (in M. Eng. turbentine, adapted through the O. Fr. turbentine or terebentine from Lat. terebinthina, sc. resina, resin of the terebinth, Gr. eepiOtvOos or eippavOos), the oleo-resins which exude from certain trees, especially from some conifers ' There is little external difference between the sexes, and the brightly contrasted colours of the hen-bird seem to require some kind of concealment.
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