geebung

noun
gee·​bung | \ ˈjēˌbəŋ \
plural -s

Definition of geebung

: any of numerous chiefly Australian shrubs and small trees that constitute a genus (Persoonia) of the family Proteaceae, have hard narrow leaves and long-lasting yellow or white flowers, and produce small edible but insipid 1-celled or 2-celled drupes

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History and Etymology for geebung

native name in Australia

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“Geebung.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/geebung. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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