Definition of Lacquer tree

1. Noun. Small Asiatic tree yielding a toxic exudate from which lacquer is obtained.




Lexicographical Neighbors of Lacquer Tree

laconic
laconical
laconically
laconicism
laconicisms
laconicum
laconism
laconisms
laconize
laconized
laconizes
laconizing
lacosamide
lacquer
lacquer-ware
lacquer tree (current term)
lacquered
lacquerer
lacquerers
lacquering
lacquerless
lacquerlike
lacquers
lacquerware
lacquerwares
lacquerwork
lacquerworks
lacquey
lacqueyed
lacqueying

Literary usage of Lacquer tree

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Forestry and Forest Products: Prize Essays of the Edinburgh International by Hugh Robert Mill, John Rattray (1885)
"THE purpose of the following Essay on Lacquer is to bring before the Exhibition some idea of the remarkable properties possessed by the lacquer tree and its ..."

2. Forestry and Forest Products: Prize Essays of the Edinburgh International by John Rattray, Hugh Robert Mill (1885)
"THE purpose of the following Essay on Lacquer is to bring before the Exhibition some idea of the remarkable properties possessed by the lacquer tree and its ..."

3. Transactions of the Asiatic Society of Japan by Asiatic Society of Japan (1885)
"The lacquer-tree is cultivated all over the country, but especially in the northern and middle provinces of the main island between 88°and 87'J latitude. ..."

4. Workshop Receipts by Ernest Spon, Charles George Warnford Lock, Robert Haldane (1889)
"Since early days, the cultivation of the tree has been encouraged by the Government in- every province and district. The lacquer-tree can be propagated bv ..."

5. Japan: Its Architecture, Art, and Art Manufactures by Christopher Dresser (1882)
"In those districts in which wax is gathered from the lacquer- tree they formerly ... There is a plant called the mountain lacquer-tree which grows wild, ..."

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