Agathis

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Noun1.Agathis - kauri pine
gymnosperm genus - a genus of gymnosperms
araucaria family, Araucariaceae, family Araucariaceae - tall evergreen cone-bearing trees of South America and Australia with broad leathery leaves; in some classifications included in the Pinaceae
dammar pine, kauri pine - any of various trees of the genus Agathis; yield dammar resin
Agathis australis, kaury, kauri - tall timber tree of New Zealand having white straight-grained wood
Agathis robusta, dundathu pine, queensland kauri, smooth bark kauri - Australian timber tree resembling the kauri but having wood much lighter in weight and softer
Agathis lanceolata, red kauri - New Zealand tree with glossy leaves and scaly reddish-brown bark
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(60) Non ad oculum sementes, ut hi faciunt, qui hominibus placere desiderant; sed ut necessitatem vertatis in voluntatem, et ex humana servitute mercedem apud Dominum acquiratis (ATTO, Colossenses: 637B); Non ita subdole agatis cupientes fraudulenter placere illis per ea, quae coram ipsis positi strenue agere videbimini (HERVEO, Colossenses: 1349C).
A prerogative writ issued by Edward I in 1286, Circumspecte Agatis, recognized and reaffirmed the King's understanding of the distinction between purely spiritual matters (quae mere sunt spiritualia) and civil matters.
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