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Ka"u*ri (?), n. [Native name.] (Bot.)

A lofty coniferous tree of New Zealand Agathis, or Dammara, australis), furnishing valuable timber and yielding one kind of dammar resin. [Written also kaudi, cowdie, and cowrie.]

 

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Kau"ri (?), n.

(a)

Kauri resin.

(b)

By extension, any of various species of Dammara; as, the red kauri (D. lanceolata).

 

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