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Word of the day for September 24
gamboge n
  1. One of several species of trees of the genus Garcinia found in South and Southeastern Asia, especially Garcinia xanthochymus.
  2. The resin of the gamboge tree; a preparation of the resin used as a pigment or for medicinal purposes.
  3. A deep yellow colour.
    gamboge colour:  
PointingHand.svg Today is Constitution Day in Cambodia. The Constitution was signed by King Norodom Sihanouk on this day 25 years ago in 1993.
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Foreign word of the day  in Russian
зо́нтик (zóntik) m inan, noun
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