karri

/ˈkæri / (say 'karee)

noun (plural karris)
a rapidly growing western Australian tree, Eucalyptus diversicolor, family Myrtaceae, valued for its hard, durable timber.
{Australian Aboriginal; ? Nyungar karri}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Karri — Karri, s. Eucalyptus …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Karri — Eucalyptus diversicolor Karri …   Wikipédia en Français

  • karrı — (Cəbrayıl, Göyçay, Mingəçevir, Şəki) çoxlu, bol. – Bildir karrı meyvəmiz varıdı (Cəbrayıl); – Lap karrı əhmişdik (Göyçay) …   Azərbaycan dilinin dialektoloji lüğəti

  • karri — /kar ee/, n. 1. an Australian gum tree, Eucalyptus diversicolor. 2. the heavy, tough wood of this tree. Also called karri gum. [1865 70; of obscure orig.] * * * …   Universalium

  • karri — noun a) The tree Eucalyptus diversicolor, native to south western Western Australia b) The hard timber from the karri tree …   Wiktionary

  • karri — spalvingasis eukaliptas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Mirtinių šeimos medieninis, medingas augalas (Eucalyptus diversicolor), paplitęs Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Eucalyptus diversicolor angl. karri port. eucalipto šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Karri — Kar|ri das; [s] <austr.> sehr hartes, u. a. zum Schiffbau verwendetes rötliches Holz des im westlichen Australien beheimateten Karribaumes …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • karri — n. Australian eucalyptus tree; Australian gum tree; wood of the Australian gum tree …   English contemporary dictionary

  • karri — [ kari] noun (plural karris) a tall Australian eucalyptus with hard red wood. [Eucalyptus diversicolor.] Origin C19: from Nyungar …   English new terms dictionary

  • karri — kar·ri …   English syllables

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