1. Any of several trees of the genus Liquidambar, especially L. styraciflua of North America and Central America, having palmately lobed leaves, prickly, ball-like, woody fruit clusters, and wood used to make furniture.
美国枫香树：一种枫香树 属的树，尤指北美洲及中美洲的 胶皮枫香 ，具有掌状裂叶和多刺、球状、木质果实簇，其木头用于制作家具
2. The aromatic resin obtained from this tree.