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My first source of aromatic resin (5)

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I believe the answer is:

myrrh

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Here is my best explanation:

'aromatic resin' is the definition.
(I've seen this before)

'my first source' is the wordplay.
I cannot really understand how this works, but
'my' is within the answer.
This may be the basis of clue (or it may be nonsense).

'of' is the link.

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This clue was last seen in Evening Standard

(Other definitions for myrrh that I've seen before include "birthday gift", "Frankincense and - -", "One gift of the Magi", "Wise Men's gift", "An essential oil", "Bitter tree gum, used in perfume and incense", "Gift from the Magi", "Gold, frankincense and - -", "fragrant substance" and "One of the first ever Christmas presents".)

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