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gum tree

n.
See gum1.

gum′ tree`


n.
any tree that exudes gum, as a eucalyptus, the sour gum, or the sweet gum.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gum tree - any of various trees of the genera Eucalyptus or Liquidambar or Nyssa that are sources of gumgum tree - any of various trees of the genera Eucalyptus or Liquidambar or Nyssa that are sources of gum
liquidambar - any tree of the genus Liquidambar
gumwood, gum - wood or lumber from any of various gum trees especially the sweet gum
eucalypt, eucalyptus tree, eucalyptus - a tree of the genus Eucalyptus
tupelo tree, tupelo - any of several gum trees of swampy areas of North America
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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The body was moved to Kitale Referral Hospital Mortuary.The incident come after a similar one in neighbouring Chereng'any constituency where a woman stabbed her husband to death over proceeds of sale of a blue gum tree.
Sea-level rise fuelled by warmer oceans and sinking land is pushing saltwater ever closer to the trees, with the potential to kill them in the not-so-distant future, writes Frank Kummer Dark water formed an eddy around Steve Eisenhauer's boots as they sank into the muck at the base of a 90-foot black gum tree so old, its roots were deep in this ground when the Pilgrims landed.
Which popular botanist presented the TV programmes Up a Gum Tree, Bellamy's Backyard Safari and Moa's Ark?
Non-technical, innumerate, vote-catching politicians are leading UK citizens up a gum tree.
Non-technical, innumerate, votecatching politicians are leading UK citizens up a gum tree.
McKeating was identified as part of CWaC's Trading Standards E-Crime project which aims to tackle counterfeit and unsafe goods being sold online via auction sites such as eBay, Gum Tree, Facebook and others.
"Because tree hollows are becoming increasingly rare and their formation slow, it is very important to retain habitat trees, so when this big gum tree died it was an opportunity to provide a safe haven for some of the small animals who live at Everglades,"says Guy.
Liquid Amber is the automaker's seventh exclusive veneer, and it is named after the resin from the American Red Gum tree, which is also known as the American Sweet Gum.
Duck hunters are able to find blinds over flooded rice, milo, soybeans, and cornfields and in cypress and tupelo gum tree brakes.
The label tells of a poor man and his family living in a gum tree in 1855 and he planted vines which now flourish across the Limestone Coast.
Helen Rawles, Blandford Forum, Dorset Hi Helen, Liquidambar, or the sweet gum tree, is one of my favourites for autumn colour so I'm sorry to hear your 25-year-old tree is under stress.
The article discussed, at length, the various aspects of the management and environmental impact of the introduced blue gum tree in California, and also included an extensive list of references.