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Definition of Varnish tree
Varnish treeVarnish Var"nish, n. [OE. vernish, F. vernis, LL. vernicium;
akin to F. vernir to varnish, fr. (assumed) LL. vitrinire to
glaze, from LL. vitrinus glassy, fr. L. vitrum glass. See
1. A viscid liquid, consisting of a solution of resinous
matter in an oil or a volatile liquid, laid on work with a
brush, or otherwise. When applied the varnish soon dries,
either by evaporation or chemical action, and the resinous
part forms thus a smooth, hard surface, with a beautiful
gloss, capable of resisting, to a greater or less degree,
the influences of air and moisture.
Note: According to the sorts of solvents employed, the
ordinary kinds of varnish are divided into three
classes: spirit, turpentine, and oil varnishes.
2. That which resembles varnish, either naturally or
artificially; a glossy appearance.
The varnish of the holly and ivy. --Macaulay.
3. An artificial covering to give a fair appearance to any
act or conduct; outside show; gloss.
And set a double varnish on the fame The Frenchman
gave you. --Shak.
Varnish tree (Bot.), a tree or shrub from the juice or
resin of which varnish is made, as some species of the
genus Rhus, especially R. vernicifera of Japan. The
black varnish of Burmah is obtained from the
Melanorrh[oe]a usitatissima, a tall East Indian tree of
the Cashew family. See Copal, and Mastic.
Meaning of Varnish tree from wikipedia
- The name varnish tree
to numerous species
: The candlenut, or ****ui (Aleurites molucc****) The goldenrain tree
is a clear transparent
hard protective finish
or film. Varnish
or no color
and has no added pigment
or wood stain...
- ****an. Other common names include
****anese lacquer tree
, ****anese sumac, and varnish tree
. The trees
for their toxic
worldwide. Common names include goldenrain tree
of India, China tree
, and the varnish tree
. It is a small
to medium-sized deciduous tree
anacardium, commonly known
and varnish tree
, is a native
of India, found
in the outer Himalayas
- candlenut, is a flowering tree
in the spurge
family, Euphorbiaceae, also known
as candleberry, Indian
walnut, kemiri, varnish tree
, nuez de la India, buah...
- Himalayas between
Potanin's lacquer tree
or Chinese varnish tree
or Rhus potaninii) from central
of volatile terpenes
and is produced mostly
by coniferous trees
. It is used in varnishes
, for making small castings
and in ten-pin bowling
of heaven, ailanthus, varnish tree
, or in Chinese
(Chinese: 臭椿; pinyin: chòuchūn; literally: 'foul smelling tree
'), is a deciduous...
sealant, tannin-blocker, odour-blocker, stain, and high-gloss varnish
. S****ac was once used in electrical applications
as it possesses
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