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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The technical term applied to certain resins otherwise known as akaroid resin, Botany Bay resin, nut resin, or grass-tree gum.
  • n. A genus of liliaceous plants of the tribe Lomandreæ.
  • n. A red resin exudes from X.hastilis and other species, known as acaroid gum, or Botany bay resin. See acaroid gum (under acaroid), blackboy, and grass-tree.


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