lacquer tree


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Related to lacquer tree: Rhus verniciflua, varnish tree

lacquer tree

[′lak·ər ‚trē]
(botany)
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Purification and characterization of hydrosoluble components from the sap of Chinese lacquer tree Rhus vernicifera.
A furniture lacquer obtained from the Japanese lacquer tree contains such an oil.
Xi'an stands at the centre of Shaanxi, a vast province that encompasses the snow-capped Qinling mountains in the far north, lacquer trees and wild pandas in the south, and famously fertile wheat prairies.