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eucalyptusnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˌjuː.kəlˈɪp.təs/ (also eucalyptus tree, also gum tree)
any of several ​types of ​tree, ​foundespecially in ​Australia, that ​produce an ​oil with a ​strongsmell. Eucalyptus ​oil is used in ​medicine and ​industry: eucalyptus oil
(Definition of eucalyptus from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eucalyptus”
in Spanish eucalipto…
in Vietnamese cây khuynh diệp…
in Malaysian pokok kayu putih…
in Thai ต้นยูคาลิปตัส…
in French eucalyptus…
in German der Eukalyptus…
in Indonesian pohon kayu putih…
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