Botany Bay olive

noun

Definition of Botany Bay olive

: an Australasian shrub or small tree (Olea apetala) with evergreen leaves and red fruits

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“Botany Bay olive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Botany%20Bay%20olive. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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