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NOUN (3)

1. resin of the kauri trees of New Zealand; found usually as a fossil; also collected for making varnishes and linoleum;
[syn: kauri, kauri copal, kauri resin, kauri gum]

2. tall timber tree of New Zealand having white straight-grained wood;
[syn: kauri, kaury, Agathis australis]

3. white close-grained wood of a tree of the genus Agathis especially Agathis australis;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

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 kaudi, kaury, cowdie, and cowrie.] [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Kauri \Kau"ri\, n. (a) Kauri resin. (b) By extension, any of various species of Dammara; as, the red kauri (Dammara lanceolata). [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Kauri gum Kauri resin
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

kauri n 1: resin of the kauri trees of New Zealand; found usually as a fossil; also collected for making varnishes and linoleum [syn: kauri, kauri copal, kauri resin, kauri gum] 2: tall timber tree of New Zealand having white straight-grained wood [syn: kauri, kaury, Agathis australis] 3: white close-grained wood of a tree of the genus Agathis especially Agathis australis