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Synonyms for turpentine
obtained from conifers (especially pines)
volatile liquid distilled from turpentine oleoresin
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Though many white farmers produced and sold their own naval stores, blacks came to be associated with the dirty, hot, and lonely woods work of turpentining, first as slaves and then as slaves of another kind.
The onerous conditions of this work and the cruel tactics of operators to force workers into perpetual debt ultimately drove the workers away, an outcome from which gum turpentining never recovered.