Doran oil

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Description

A resinous exudation obtained from the dorana tree, Diteracarpus glandulosus, native to Sri Lanka. Doran oil has been used a a paint binder and a preservative coating (called valitti).

Synonyms and Related Terms

valitti

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • B.D.Nandadeva, Materials used in Sri Lanka, personal communication, 1995