eucalyptus

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English[edit]

Eucalyptus rubida
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From French eucalyptus.

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eucalyptus (plural eucalypti or eucalyptuses)

  1. Any of many trees, of genus Eucalyptus, native mainly to Australia.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(1788) Coined by Charles Louis L'Héritier de Brutelle from Ancient Greek εὖ (eu) + καλυπτός (kaluptos, covered), from καλύπτω (kaluptō, I cover).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): ø.ka.lip.tys
  • Hyphenation: eu‧ca‧lyp‧tus

Noun[edit]

eucalyptus m (plural eucalyptus)

  1. eucalyptus