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mastic (s) (noun), mastics (pl)
1. The aromatic resin of the mastic tree, used especially in varnishes, lacquers, adhesives, and condiments and as an astringent.
2. A pastelike cement used in highway construction, especially one made with powdered lime or bricks and tar.
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(Latin: to chew; Greek: to gnash, grind, or rub the upper and lower teeth together)