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- Apr 2019
Mastic Celsius (in Hierobotanicon) identified the tsori with the mastic tree, Pistacia lentiscus L. The Arabic name of this plant is dseri or dseru, which is identical with the Hebrew tsori. Rauwolf and Pococke found the plant occurring at Joppa
Assuming that the 'tsori' was a plant product, several plants haven been proposed as its source.