Definitions for tamarackˈtæm əˌræk
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a North American larch, Larix laricina, of the pine family, having reddish brown bark and blue-green needles.
Origin of tamarack:
1795–1805; of uncert. orig.
American larch, tamarack, black larch, Larix laricina(noun)
medium-sized larch of Canada and northern United States including Alaska having a broad conic crown and rust-brown scaly bark
Any of several North American larches, of the genus Larix; the wood from such a tree
Origin: Supposed to derive from some Algonquian word.
the American larch; also, the larch of Oregon and British Columbia (Larix occidentalis). See Hackmatack, and Larch
the black pine (Pinus Murrayana) of Alaska, California, etc. It is a small tree with fine-grained wood