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n. - A tree of the genus of mostly Australian evergreen trees or rarely shrubs of the myrtle family that have rigid entire leaves and umbellate flowers and are widely cultivated for their gums, resins, oils, and woods

Usage examples (39)
  • They live on eucalyptus, which is mostly inedible to humans.
  • The breeze is friendly, the sun is cheerful and hard, the eucalyptus are as graceful as ever.
  • Ned asked what variety of the eucalyptus was the tallest, and how tall the highest tree of Australia was.
  • Either coppicing or use of fast-growing species, such as eucalyptus, require planning, land and capital. for more
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