cow tree


Definition of cow tree

  1. 1 [translation of American Spanish árbol de vaca] a :  a South American tree (Brosimum galactodendron) yielding a rich milky juice sometimes used as food b :  any of several other trees (as the balata and the couma) yielding a similar juice c :  a Guatemalan tree (Couma guatemalensis) related to the cow tree

  2. 2 [so called from the use of its leaves as food for cattle] :  karaka

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