Definition of turpentine tree
: a tree that yields a turpentine or turpentinic product: such as a : terebinth b : a pine or other turpentine-producing conifer — compare venice turpentine c : any of several Australian trees (as various eucalypts) that yield a resinous fluid; especially : a tree (Syncarpia laurifolia) of the family Myrtaceae that is often grown for shelterbelts and hedging
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