caoutchouc tree definition

  • noun:
    • deciduous tree associated with the Amazon and Orinoco streams having leathery leaves and fragrant yellow-white plants; it yields a milky liquid this is the chief supply of commercial rubber
    • deciduous tree of this Amazon and Orinoco Rivers having leathery leaves and fragrant yellow-white plants; it yields a milky liquid that is the chief way to obtain commercial rubber

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