Sentence Examples with the word gamboge

In some Guttiferae, as Hebradendron cambogioides (the Ceylon gamboge plant), the anther opens by a lid separating from the apex (circumscissile dehiscence) .

I don't know, but I heard that gamboge ghost of a Fedallah saying so, and he seems to know all about ships' charms.

The plumage of the male is of a uniform black colour, that of the female various shades of brown, while the bill of the male, especially during the breeding season, is of a bright gamboge yellow.