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karri

[kar-ee] /ˈkær i/
noun
1.
an Australian gum tree, Eucalyptus diversicolor.
2.
the heavy, tough wood of this tree.
Also called karri gum.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; of obscure origin
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British Dictionary definitions for karri-gum

karri

/ˈkɑːrɪ/
noun (pl) -ris
1.
an Australian eucalyptus tree, Eucalyptus diversifolia
2.
the durable wood of this tree, used esp for construction
Word Origin
from a native Australian language
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