sandarac , sandarach
1 (Also called)
sandarac tree a pinaceous tree, Tetraclinis articulata (or Callitris quadrivalvis), of NW Africa, having hard fragrant dark wood
2 a brittle pale yellow transparent resin obtained from the bark of this tree and used in making varnish and incense
3 (Also called)
citron wood the wood of this tree, used in building
(C16 sandaracha, from Latin sandaraca red pigment, from Greek sandarake)
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