bloodwood

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bloodwood

(ˈblʌdˌwʊd)
n
(Plants) any of several species of Australian eucalyptus that exude a red sap
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The current flowering of paperbark trees and bloodwoods near Charters Towers may have attracted the animals, which can travel hundreds of kilometres when attracted by flowering events.
Wiped the slopes clean of the last 150-200 years, killed everything except the bloodwoods.
A sea of bloodwoods and eucalypts stretch out beneath us.
Pilirrpa/kuntu is the soul or life force; yiwirnngi is the conception spirit or life force that is originally located in the environment; kurruwalpa are invisible beings thought by Warlpiri to be like small children, that live in big trees such as in bloodwoods, ghost-gums and river-gums, who can kill people but who can also enter into the stomachs of women and then turn into children.