Gurjun
Gurjun Gur"jun, n. A thin balsam or wood oil derived from the {Diptcrocarpus l[ae]vis}, an East Indian tree. It is used in medicine, and as a substitute for linseed oil in the coarser kinds of paint. [1913 Webster]

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  • Gurjun — Gurjun, Gurjun , Gardschanbalsam, Balsamum Gurjunae, Baume de Diptérocarpe, Wood oil, Garjantel, Holzöl, ist der aus dem Stamme von Dipterocarpus incanus Roxb., D. alatus Roxb., D. angustifolius Wight et Arn., D. turbinatus Gaertn. fil. und von… …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • gurjun — baltažiedis sparnenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Sparneninių šeimos kaučiukinis, medieninis augalas (Dipterocarpus turbinatus), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Dipterocarpus turbinatus angl. East Indian copaiba balsam;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • gurjun — gur·jun …   English syllables

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  • gurjun balsam — noun : a thin oleoresin derived from several East Indian trees of the genus Dipterocarpus and resembling copaiba called also wood oil …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diptcrocarpus laevis — Gurjun Gur jun, n. A thin balsam or wood oil derived from the {Diptcrocarpus l[ae]vis}, an East Indian tree. It is used in medicine, and as a substitute for linseed oil in the coarser kinds of paint. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wood oil — noun 1. : any of various oils derived from wood: as a. : gurjun balsam b. : an oil (as pine oil) obtained by the destructive distillation of wood 2. : tung oil * * * wood oil …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aix sponsa — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Alauda arborea — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anemone nemorosa — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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