DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for: [Show options]

[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

2 definitions found

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bul·ly tree Bot. The name of several West Indian trees of the order Sapotaceæ, as Dipholis nigra and species of Sapota and Mimusops. Most of them yield a substance closely resembling gutta-percha.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 bully tree
      n : a hard-wooded tropical tree yielding balata gum and heavy
          red timber [syn: balata, balata tree, beefwood, Manilkara
          bidentata]