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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 tac·a·ma·hac /ˈtækəməˌhæk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tac·a·ma·hac Tac·a·ma·ha·ca n.
 1. A bitter balsamic resin obtained from tropical American trees of the genus Elaphrium (Elaphrium tomentosum and Elaphrium Tacamahaca), and also from East Indian trees of the genus Calophyllum; also, the resinous exhudation of the balsam poplar.
 2. Bot. Any tree yielding tacamahac resin, especially, in North America, the balsam poplar, or balm of Gilead (Populus balsamifera).

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : poplar of northeastern North America with broad heart-shaped
          leaves [syn: balsam poplar, hackmatack, Populus