a Mediterranean tree, Pistacia terebinthus, of the cashew family, yielding Chian turpentine.
a small anacardiaceous tree, Pistacia terebinthus, of the Mediterranean region, having winged leafstalks and clusters of small flowers, and yielding a turpentine
(R.V. marg. of Deut. 11:30, etc.), the Pistacia terebinthus of botanists; a tree very common in the south and east of Palestine. (See OAK.)
[ter-uh-bin-thuh-neyt] /ˌtɛr əˈbɪn θəˌneɪt/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or resembling turpentine.
[ter-uh-bin-thin, -thahyn] /ˌtɛr əˈbɪn θɪn, -θaɪn/ adjective 1. terebinthinate. 2. of or relating to the terebinth. terebinthine /ˌtɛrɪˈbɪnθaɪn/ adjective 1. of or relating to terebinth or related plants 2. of, consisting of, or resembling turpentine
adjective 1. (of animals, esp insects) having a boring or penetrating organ, such as a sting
noun, plural teredos, teredines [tuh-reed-n-eez] /təˈrid nˌiz/ (Show IPA) 1. a shipworm of the genus Teredo. noun (pl) -dos, -dines (-dɪˌniːz) 1. any marine bivalve mollusc of the genus Teredo See shipworm