bully tree

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bully tree (plural bully trees)

  1. Any of several West Indian trees of the order Sapotaceae, such as Sideroxylon portoricense (syn. Dipholis nigra) and species of Sapota and Mimusops, most of them yielding a substance closely resembling gutta-percha.

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