tallowwood

noun

1
a
: an Australian gum tree (Eucalyptus microcorys) having stringy bark and hard wood and containing an oily principle and a gum rich in tannin
b
: a related tree (E. affinis)
2

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“Tallowwood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tallowwood. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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