- any of a number of trees with resinous wood from which torches can be made
- any of a genus (Amyris) of tropical American trees and shrubs of the rue family, having hard, resinous wood
- the wood of any of these trees
- Any of several tropical American trees of the genus Amyris, having resinous wood that burns with a torchlike flame.
- The wood of any of these trees.