- A turpentine made from the resin of the balsam fir tree.
- The tree itself.
- 1914, Ernest John Chambers, The Unexploited West:
- I have seen a few tamaracks at odd spots, and on the Athabaska I saw a small grove of Canada balsams, the only place I ever saw them in the northwest.
turpentine produced from the resin of balsam fir