Sandarac


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sandarac

[′san·də‚rak]
(mineralogy)

Sandarac

 

a yellow resin obtained by tapping sandarac trees of the family Cupressaceae (cypresses), including Callitris preissi (Australia) and Tetraclinis articulata (North Africa). Sandarac yields a colorless alcoholic lacquer used for coating pictures and impregnating cardboard; the lacquer is also used in photography and in dentistry.

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23) Throughout the majority opinion, the court appeared to deliberately sidestep overruling Sandarac, 609 So.
In this context, decisions such as Casa Clara survive Moransais, but Sandarac and Moyer have been implicitly overruled.
Prior to Sandarac and Casa Clara, nonprivity condominium associations frequently sued negligent design professionals for design deficiencies discovered to exist in common area property operated and maintained by the association.
This is an especially significant development when considering that prior to Moransais, the Sandarac and Casa Clara decisions limited the association's right to recover design-related damages solely from the developer, which was often an assetless shell corporation.