from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various hard resins obtained from trees of the genera Shorea, Balanocarpus, and Hopea, native to southeast Asia and the Malay Archipelago and used in varnishes and lacquers.
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- n. Alternative form of dammara.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. 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.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as dammar-resin.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of various hard resins from trees of the family Dipterocarpaceae and of the genus Agathis; especially the amboyna pine
Malay damar, resin.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)