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Dammar pine

Dammar \Dam"mar\, Dammara \Dam"ma*ra\, n. [Jav. & Malay. damar.] An oleoresin used in making varnishes; dammar gum; dammara resin. It is obtained from certain resin trees indigenous to the East Indies, esp. Shorea robusta and the dammar pine.

Dammar pine, (Bot.), a tree of the Moluccas ( Agathis orientalis syn. Dammara orientalis), yielding dammar.

dammar pine

n. any of various trees of the genus Agathis; yield dammar resin [syn: kauri pine]

Usage examples of "dammar pine".

He was bearded like a Dammar pine, of the fashion of prophets and pards, one hair sitting here, another there.