Tamaric Tam"a*ric, n. [L. tamarice. See {Tamarisk}.] A shrub or tree supposed to be the tamarisk, or perhaps some kind of heath. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

He shall be like tamaric in the desert, and he shall not see when good shall come. --Jer. xvii. 6 (Douay version). [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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