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eucalyptus

noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˌjuː.kəlˈɪp.təs/ (also eucalyptus tree, also gum tree)
any of several types of tree, found especially in Australia, that produce an oil with a strong smell, which is used in medicine and industry: eucalyptus oil
Translations of “eucalyptus”
in Vietnamese cây khuynh diệp…
in Spanish eucalipto…
in Thai ต้นยูคาลิปตัส…
in Malaysian pokok kayu putih…
in French eucalyptus…
in German der Eukalyptus…
in Indonesian pohon kayu putih…
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