[ kar-ee ]
/ ˈkær i /
an Australian gum tree, Eucalyptus diversicolor.
the heavy, tough wood of this tree.
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Also called karri gum .
Origin of karri
First recorded in 1865–70; of obscure origin
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Example sentences from the Web for karri
After a pause he added: "I wish you'd come and help me sift it out, Karri."
I don't know what to make of it, to tell you the truth, Karri.
You do get some doses, but I hope you're not in for another, Karri!
British Dictionary definitions for karri
/ (ˈkɑːrɪ) /
noun plural -ris
an Australian eucalyptus tree, Eucalyptus diversifolia
the durable wood of this tree, used esp for construction
Word Origin for karri
from a native Australian language
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