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Definition of the noun dipterocarp

What does dipterocarp mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: dipterocarps

  1. tree of the family Dipterocarpaceae

Alternative definition of the noun dipterocarp


  1. any member of the family (Dipterocarpaceae) of tropical rainforest trees having two-winged fruits

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Google previewEnvironmental Geography

The dipterocarp is the most extensive which is the source of the lumber being exported. 7. Aside form deriving lumber, forests conserve water supply, protect the soil from being eroded, regulate stream flow, thereby, preventing stream floods ...

Google previewSmallholder Tree Growing for Rural Development and Environmental Services (2008)

Lessons from Asia by Denyse J. Snelder, Rodel D. Lasco

An emerging propagation technology for the mass propagation of cuttings of dipterocarp is the KOFFCO system (Komatsu-FORDA Fog Cooling system) tested for cuttings of 36 indigenous dipterocarps species in West Java, West Kalimantan ...

Google previewThe CABI Encyclopedia of Forest Trees (2013)


It is a relatively fast-growing dipterocarp that can be managed under plantation conditions with rotations of 40–50 years. With the recent developments in woodprocessing technology, which can utilize smaller-diameter logs, S. leprosula ...

Google previewThe Silk Road Encyclopedia (2016)

by Su-il Jeong

Items brought by the foreign merchants included various spices produced in Arabia and Persia and on the Indian Ocean coast (including frankincense, sappan wood, dipterocarp, black pepper, and aloeswood), along with rhinoceros horn, ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Indonesia (2004)

by R. B. Cribb, Audrey Kahin

Since many species flower and fruit for the first time up to 60 years after germination, long after they reach marketable girth, the regeneration of some dipterocarp forests is in doubt. See also FORESTRY; WALLACE'S LINE. [1 148] DIVORCE.

Google previewA Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients (2010)

Complete Information About the Harmful and Desirable Ingredients in Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals by Ruth Winter

DAMAR • Dipterocarp. Resin used to produce a gloss and adhesion in nail lacquer. It is a yellowish white, semitransparent exudate from a plant grown in the East Indies and the Philippines. Comes in varying degrees of hardness. It has a bitter ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Brunei Darussalam (2016)

by Jatswan S. Sidhu

The forests, which are classified into five main types—mangrove, heath, peat swamp, mixed dipterocarp, and montane— straddle about 2,702 square kilometers, or 75 percent of the state's total land area. Of this total, forest reserves comprise ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Malaysia (2009)

by Ooi Keat Gin

The equatorial dipterocarp forests of Malaysia have supplied jungle (forest) products to the luxury trade market in India and China since the first century C.E. Trade products collected from the jungle included dammar (resins), benzoin, gaharu ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems (2014)

a resin producing dipterocarp species that occupy more than 50 000 ha in southern Sumatra (Michon, 2005). Permanent damar agroforests were invented by ...

Google previewA Sinhalese - English Dictionary (1996)

by Charles Carter

Dipterocarp.,). fi*6 (£® tree, $g chief), see ftgltaa ; also a tree in Indra's heaven which yields whatever is desired, sad'*8 <J. g®®<CfC> S§)®iCfC> snake-gourd, Trichosanthes cucumeriua (C'ucurb.).

Google previewThe Chambers Dictionary (1998)

dipterocarp dip'tsr-o-kiirp, n any tree of the genus Dipter- ocarpus or its family Dipterocarpa'ceae (chiefly Indian). in which some ...

Google previewA New Medical Dictionary (1890)

by George Milbry Gould

Dipterocarp'us. See Gtirjun Balsam. Direct' (directus, straight). In a right or straight line. D. Current. See Current. D. Vision, the perception of an object whose image falls upon the maculae. Direct'or (dirigo, to guide). D., Grooved, an instrument ...

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Small photo of Siam tulips flower, Curcuma alismatifolia flower blooming in dry dipterocarp forest,Sai Thong National Park. Chaiyaphum,Thailand.Small photo of Winged seed of a dipterocarp tree on the forest floor.Small photo of Deciduous dipterocarp forest, scenic of dry season in ThailandSmall photo of Deciduous dipterocarp forest, scenic of dry season in ThailandSmall photo of phukradung deciduous dipterocarp forestSmall photo of phukradung deciduous dipterocarp forestSmall photo of Tall and big tree of Dipterocarpus in beautiful Khao Sok National Park, Surat Thani Province, Thailand. It is an important component of dipterocarp forests. More...

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Dipterocarp Meaning

Video shows what dipterocarp means. any member of the family Dipterocarpaceae of tropical rainforest trees having two-winged fruits. Dipterocarp Meaning.

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Scrabble value of D2I1P3T1E1R1O1C3A1R1P3

The value of this 11-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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