ivory tree

noun

: any of several trees of the family Apocynaceae
especially : an East Indian tree (Holarrhena antidysenterica) with hard white wood and a bark formerly much used as a remedy for diarrhea and dysentery

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“Ivory tree.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ivory%20tree. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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