Definition of cow tree in English:

cow tree

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noun

  • A tropical American tree yielding a juice which looks and tastes like cow’s milk.
    • Several species, in particular the Venezuelan Brosimum utile (family Moraceae)
    More example sentences
    • Some of the larger trees include the purple heart, poponjoche, nargusta, banak, cow tree, espave and crabwood.
    • A related species is the cow tree in Venezuela, whose latex is drunk.
    • One morning, we hop off the boats, following our guide into a dim forest of enormous cow trees and ancient cedars.

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