from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several coniferous evergreen trees of the genus Agathis, especially A. australis of New Zealand, having broad leathery leaves.
- n. The white close-grained wood of one of these trees.
- n. A resinous copal or a fossilized resin of these trees, used in varnishes and enamels.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A large conifer of the family Araucariaceae.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. 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.
- n. Kauri resin.
- n. any of various species of Dammara.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as kauri-pine.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. resin of the kauri trees of New Zealand; found usually as a fossil; also collected for making varnishes and linoleum
- n. tall timber tree of New Zealand having white straight-grained wood
- n. white close-grained wood of a tree of the genus Agathis especially Agathis australis
Maori kawri.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)