From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.44 [gcide]:
2. A resin exuding from the mastic tree, and obtained by incision. The best is in yellowish white, semitransparent tears, of a faint smell, and is used as an astringent and an aromatic, also as an ingredient in varnishes.
From WordNet (r) 2.0 [wn]:
From U.S. Gazetteer (1990) [gazetteer]:
From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) [gaz-place]:
Mastic, NY -- U.S. Census Designated Place in New York Population (2000): 15436 Housing Units (2000): 4732 Land area (2000): 4.480560 sq. miles (11.604596 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.339841 sq. miles (0.880183 sq. km) Total area (2000): 4.820401 sq. miles (12.484779 sq. km) FIPS code: 46074 Located within: New York (NY), FIPS 36 Location: 40.802090 N, 72.843953 W ZIP Codes (1990): 11950 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Mastic, NY Mastic
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