gurjun

gurjun

(ˈɡɜːdʒən)
n
1. (Plants) any of several S or SE Asian dipterocarpaceous trees of the genus Dipterocarpus that yield a resin
2. (Plants) Also called: gurjun balsam the resin from any of these trees, used as a varnish
[C19: from Bengali garjon]
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The same should be done to timbers that have high resin content, such as Gurjun and Douglas Fir and others.