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cajeput

noun caj·e·put

Medical Definition of cajeput

  1. :  an Australian and southeast Asian tree (Melaleuca quinquenervia synonym M. leucadendron) of the myrtle family (Myrtaceae) that yields a pungent medicinal oil and has been introduced into Florida—called also paperbark



Variants of cajeput

also cajuput \ˈkaj-ə-pət, -ˌpu̇t\play

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