Breede River yellowwood

\ ˈbrēd- How to pronounce Breede River yellowwood (audio) \

Definition of Breede River yellowwood

: a small, broad, multi-stemmed, evergreen tree (Podocarpus elongatus) of southern Africa with bluish- to grayish-green, flattened needlelike leaves and a red to purplish, fleshy, berrylike fruit

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First Known Use of Breede River yellowwood

1987, in the meaning defined above

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“Breede River yellowwood.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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