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dammara


dammara


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dammara  \Dam"ma*ra\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  A  large  tree  of  the  order  {Conifer[ae]},  indigenous  to  the 
  East  Indies  and  Australasia;  --  called  also  {Agathis}.  There 
  are  several  species. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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,  or 
  Dammara,  orientalis}),  yielding  dammar.