bully tree


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Noun1.Bully tree - a tropical hardwood tree yielding balata gum and heavy red timberbully tree - a tropical hardwood tree yielding balata gum and heavy red timber
balata, gutta balata - when dried yields a hard substance used e.g. in golf balls
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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Since rubber was scarce, the cork core was coated instead with a substance derived from South Amer ican bully trees.