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gum tree

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Plants
gum treeˈgum tree noun [countable]  1 HBPa tall tree which produces a strong-smelling oil that is used in medicine syn eucalyptus2 be up a gum tree
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gum treeThe spear-shaped leaves of the gum tree were dappling their faces as the sun moved towards the Andes.
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