mallee definition

  • noun:
    • some of a number of west Australian evergreen shrubs or woods regarding the genus Eucalyptus.
    • A thicket or growth of these flowers.
    • any one of a number of Australian eucalyptus woods.
    • A thicket of the trees.
    • the development practice of specific eucalypt species that develop with several stems springing from an underground lignotuber, shared by species of associated genera.
    • A dwarf Australian eucalypt with a number of thin stems springing from a thickened stock. The most frequent types tend to be Eucalyptus dumosa and Eucalyptus Gracilis.
    • Scrub or thicket formed by the mallee.
    • Two dwarf types of Eucalyptus, E. dumosa and E. oleosa, growing in Australian Continent. They often form enormous tracts of brushwood, labeled as mallee-scrub.
    • Same as molly.
    • any one of several low-growing Australian eucalypts

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