elephant tree definition

  • noun:
    • a unique shrub or little tree native to northern Mexico and farthest southern side of Ca and Arizona, Bursera microphylla, having a smooth-skinned, bulging round trunk area reminiscent of an elephant's trunk or legs.
    • tiny tree or shrub of southwestern US having a spicy odor and odd-pinnate leaves and small groups of white flowers
    • a unique shrub or tiny tree indigenous to north Mexico additionally the farthest south edge of California and Arizona, Bursera microphylla, having a smooth-skinned, bulging circular trunk similar to an elephant's trunk area or feet.
    • tiny tree or shrub regarding the southwestern United States having a spicy odor and odd-pinnate leaves and little clusters of white blossoms
    • an exceptional shrub or tiny tree native to northern Mexico additionally the farthest southern side of California and Arizona, Bursera microphylla, having a smooth-skinned, bulging circular trunk area reminiscent of an elephant's trunk area or legs.
    • little tree or shrub associated with the southwestern United States having a spicy odor and odd-pinnate leaves and little clusters of white blossoms

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