Thitsee
Thitsee Thit"see, n. [Written also theesee, and thietsie.] 1. (Bot.) The varnish tree of Burmah ({Melanorrh[oe]a usitatissima}). [1913 Webster]

2. A black varnish obtained from the tree. [1913 Webster]


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