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Words related to balsam

any seed plant yielding balsam

any of various fragrant oleoresins used in medicines and perfumes

an ointment containing a fragrant resin

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Balsam has 17 years of experience in the real estate investment industry, and for the past 12 years has been the senior investment officer at Fidelity Management & Research's private equity real estate group.
Balsam is also a non-governmental organization that aims to alleviate the suffering of terminally ill patients and improve their quality of life by providing holistic home-based support.
However, as balsam seeds can remain in the soil for several years before germinating, removal efforts will be repeated next summer.
I loved seeing the British wildflowers and blackberries, but you don't see them anymore because the whole riverbank has been taken over by Himalayan Balsam.
The Balsam Lake Solar Project which is in construction phase is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2015.
A pilot project will involve offenders working with Natural Resources Wales and angling clubs at the River Alyn in Flintshire and Denbighshire to tackle the Himalayan Balsam, which has spread across riverbanks and is blamed for costing millions of pounds to the Welsh economy.
The UAE gas company said it had also won a 32 sq km block in Balsam located in the West El Manzala Concession, Nile Delta region.
INVASIVE alien species such as the grey squirrel, Japanese knotweed and Himalayan balsam are causing damage that has cost the Welsh economy as much as PS7bn.
The Big Balsam Bash event is taking place at Kingsbury Water Park, in north Warwickshire, on Saturday.
2m in support of a marketing campaign for the UK and Ireland that encourages families to reach for Kleenex Balsam tissues when hay fever strikes.
It doesn't just deal with the notorious knotweed but also other invasive weeds such as giant hogweed and Himalayan balsam.
At the Idle Valley Nature Reserve, near Retford, help is needed to halt the invasive Himalayan balsam, which has smothered more native plants.
The non-native Himalayan Balsam has already spread to many river banks on Anglesey and can often be seen standing up to two metres tall, displaying prominent pink flowers.
Kleenex Balsam tissues are ideal for allergy sufferers