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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (3)

1. aromatic exudate from the sweet gum tree;
[syn: sweet gum, liquidambar]

2. any tree of the genus Liquidambar;

3. sweet gum;
[syn: genus Liquidambar, Liquidambar]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Liquidambar \Liq"uid*am`bar\ (l[i^]k"w[i^]d*[a^]m`b[~e]r), n. [Liquid + amber.] 1. (Bot.) A genus consisting of two species of tall trees having star-shaped leaves, and woody burlike fruit. Liquidambar styraciflua is the North American sweet qum, and Liquidambar Orientalis is found in Asia Minor. [1913 Webster] 2. The balsamic juice which is obtained from these trees by incision. The liquid balsam of the Oriental tree is liquid storax. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

liquidambar n 1: aromatic exudate from the sweet gum tree [syn: sweet gum, liquidambar] 2: any tree of the genus Liquidambar 3: sweet gum [syn: genus Liquidambar, Liquidambar]