1. [ noun ] (botany) tall timber tree of New Zealand having white straight-grained wood
Synonyms: Agathis_australis kaury
Related terms: kauri_pine Agathis
2. [ noun ] resin of the kauri trees of N Zealand; found usually as a fossil; also collected for making varnishes and linoleum
Synonyms: kauri_resin kauri_gum kauri_copal
Related terms: copal
3. [ noun ] white close-grained wood of a tree of the genus Agathis especially Agathis australis
Related terms: wood kauri_pine
Similar spelling:   Kaur