from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Crude turpentine obtained from the cluster pine tree (Pinus pinaster) of southern Europe.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An unrefined turpentine obtained from some European pines
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An impure resin of turpentine, hardened on the outside of pine trees by the spontaneous evaporation of its essential oil. When purified, it is called yellow pitch, white pitch, or Burgundy pitch.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The turpentine which concretes upon the stem of Pinus Pinaster.
French.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
French galipot; compare Old French garipot ("the wild pine or pitch tree"). (Wiktionary)