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dammar

[′dam·ər]
(materials)
A type of hard resin obtained from evergreen trees of the genus Agathis.
A type of soft, clear to yellow East Indian resin derived from several trees of the family Dipterocarpaceae. Also known as gum dammar.

dammar, damar, dammer, gum dammar

A naturally occurring resin; useful in paints and varnishes because of its light color.