Canarium

noun Ca·nar·i·um \-rēəm\

Definition of Canarium

  1. :  a large genus of tropical Asian and African trees (family Burseraceae) having compound leaves, panicled flowers, and triangular drupaceous often edible fruits and yielding balsamic resins — see black dammar elemi java almond

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Origin and Etymology of canarium

New Latin, from Malay kĕnari Java almond + New Latin -ium


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