scribbly gum

noun

Definition of scribbly gum

: any of several Australian white ashes (especially Eucalyptus rossii or E. haemastoma)

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History and Etymology for scribbly gum

so-called from marks on its bark made by insects

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“Scribbly gum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scribbly%20gum. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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