white dammar
Piney Pin"ey, a. [Of East Indian origin.] A term used in designating an East Indian tree (the {Vateria Indica} or piney tree, of the order {Dipterocarpe[ae]}, which grows in Malabar, etc.) or its products. [1913 Webster]

{Piney dammar}, {Piney resin}, {Piney varnish}, a pellucid, fragrant, acrid, bitter resin, which exudes from the piney tree ({Vateria Indica}) when wounded. It is used as a varnish, in making candles, and as a substitute for incense and for amber. Called also {liquid copal}, and {white dammar}.

{Piney tallow}, a solid fatty substance, resembling tallow, obtained from the roasted seeds of the {Vateria Indica}; called also {dupada oil}.

{Piney thistle} (Bot.), a plant ({Atractylis gummifera}), from the bark of which, when wounded, a gummy substance exudes. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • white dammar — noun : piney dammar …   Useful english dictionary

  • White Dammar International — (Тривандрум,Индия) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: TC 54/212(4), Pappana …   Каталог отелей

  • Dammar gum — Dammar resin from the tree Canarium strictum Dammar gum is obtained from the Dipterocarpaceae family of trees in India and East Asia, principally those of the genera Shorea, Balanocarpus or Hopea. Most is produced by tapping trees; however, some… …   Wikipedia

  • dammar — baltasis agatmedis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Araukarijinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Agathis dammara), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. Iš jo gaunama derva. atitikmenys: lot. Agathis alba; Agathis dammara angl. Amboina pine; dammar; dammar …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • dammar-pine — baltasis agatmedis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Araukarijinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Agathis dammara), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. Iš jo gaunama derva. atitikmenys: lot. Agathis alba; Agathis dammara angl. Amboina pine; dammar; dammar …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • white dammarapine — baltasis agatmedis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Araukarijinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Agathis dammara), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. Iš jo gaunama derva. atitikmenys: lot. Agathis alba; Agathis dammara angl. Amboina pine; dammar; dammar …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • dammar resin — Kauri Ka u*ri, n. [Native name.] (Bot.) A tall coniferous tree of New Zealand {Agathis australis}, or {Dammara australis}), having white straight grained wood furnishing valuable timber and also yielding one kind of {dammar resin}. [Written also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Piney dammar — Piney Pin ey, a. [Of East Indian origin.] A term used in designating an East Indian tree (the {Vateria Indica} or piney tree, of the order {Dipterocarpe[ae]}, which grows in Malabar, etc.) or its products. [1913 Webster] {Piney dammar}, {Piney… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • black dammar — tamsusis kanaris statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Burserinių šeimos kaučiukinis, medieninis, vaistinis augalas (Canarium strictum), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Canarium strictum angl. black dammar; black dhup; Indian white… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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