piney dammar

noun
variants: or

piney resin

or

piney varnish

Definition of piney dammar

  1. :  a pellucid fragrant acrid resin that exudes from the piney tree when wounded and is used as a varnish, in making candles, and as a substitute for incense and for amber

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Origin and Etymology of piney dammar

piney probably by folk etymology (influence of 2piney) from Malayalam payin piney tree


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