- any of various resins from evergreen trees (genus Agathis) of Australia, New Zealand, and East Indies, used in making varnish, lacquers, etc.
- any of various natural resins from trees (esp. genera Shorea and Balanocarpus) native to Southeast Asia and the East Indies, used in varnishes and paints requiring high resistance to wear
Origin of dammarMalay d?mar
or dam·ar also dam·mer
Origin of dammarMalay damar, resin.
- Alternative form of dammara.