wild olive

noun

Definition of wild olive

2 : any of various trees that resemble the olive or have fruits resembling its fruit: such as
c : devilwood
e : oleaster sense 1 also : any of several related shrubs and trees
f : java almond
h(1) : an Indian tree (Elaeocarpus serratus) with a lightweight streaked grayish wood
(2) : a tree (Putranjiva roxburghii) of the family Euphorbiaceae of southeastern Asia with leaves and fruits used in folk medicine

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“Wild olive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wild%20olive. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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