Definition of sticklac in US English:

sticklac

(also stiklac)

noun

  • Lac in its natural form as secreted by a lac insect (family Kerriidae) and encrusted on twigs.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in William Foster (b. 1591), Church of England clergyman and writer. From stick + lac.

Pronunciation

sticklac

/ˈstɪklak/