Santa Maria tree

noun San·ta Ma·ria tree \ ¦santəmə¦rēə- \

Definition of Santa Maria tree

:an evergreen tropical American tree (Calophyllum calaba) that yields a durable straight close-grained timber and a fluid balsam like copaiba called also calaba

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Origin and Etymology of santa maria tree

santa maria from Spanish, from Santa Maria St. Mary


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