bully tree definition

  • noun:
    • some of a few western Indian trees of the purchase Sapotaceae, such as Dipholis nigra and species of Sapota and Mimusops. Many of them give a substance closely resembling gutta-percha.
    • A name directed at several sapotaceous woods associated with the western Indies and exotic America, which furnish hard and heavy wood, plus in some species delicious fruits.
    • a tropical hardwood tree yielding balata gum and heavy purple wood
    • Any of several West Indian trees for the order Sapotaceae, such as Dipholis nigra and species of Sapota and Mimusops. Many yield a substance closely resembling gutta-percha.
    • A name provided to a few sapotaceous woods of the West Indies and tropical The united states, which furnish tough and heavy timber, plus some species delicious fruits.
    • a tropical hardwood tree yielding balata gum and heavy red timber
  • others:
    • The name of several West Indian trees of the order Sapotace√¶, as Dipholis nigra and species of Sapota and Mimusops. Most of them yield a substance closely resembling gutta-percha.
    • The name of several West Indian trees of order Sapotace√¶, as Dipholis nigra and species of Sapota and Mimusops. Many yield a substance closely resembling gutta-percha.

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