Chinese tallow tree

noun

Definition of Chinese tallow tree

  1. :  a tall, fast-growing, deciduous Asian tree (Sapium sebiferum synonym Triadica sebifera) that has hard wood, heart-shaped leaves, and oily wax-coated seeds The Chinese tallow tree was originally introduced into South Carolina in the 1700s and is now typically considered an invasive species in parts of the southeastern United States. — see chinese tallow

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1787

First Known Use of chinese tallow tree

1787


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