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eucalyptus British & World English

A fast-growing evergreen Australasian tree that has been widely introduced elsewhere. It is valued for its timber, oil, gum, resin, and as an ornamental tree

eucalyptus New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

evergreen Australasian tree

eucalyptus oil in eucalyptus British & World English

The oil from eucalyptus leaves, chiefly used for its medicinal properties

Eucalyptus in bloodwood British & World English

Any of a number of hardwood trees with deep red timber, in particular:

Eucalyptus in bluegum British & World English

A eucalyptus tree with blue-green aromatic leaves and smooth bark

Eucalyptus in box3 British & World English

Any of a number of trees which have timber or foliage similar to that of the box tree, in particular:

Eucalyptus in eucalyptus British & World English

A fast-growing evergreen Australasian tree that has been widely introduced elsewhere. It is valued for its timber, oil, gum, resin, and as an ornamental tree

Eucalyptus in ironbark British & World English

An Australian eucalyptus tree with thick, solid bark and hard, dense, durable timber

Eucalyptus in mallee British & World English

A low-growing bushy Australian eucalyptus which has several slender stems

Eucalyptus in mountain ash British & World English

A eucalyptus tree that is grown for timber

Eucalyptus in peppermint British & World English

Any of a number of trees or shrubs with peppermint-scented foliage, in particular:

Eucalyptus in red gum British & World English

An Australian gum tree with smooth bark and hard dark red timber

Eucalyptus in stringybark British & World English

An Australian eucalyptus with tough fibrous bark

Eucalyptus in sugar gum British & World English

An Australian eucalyptus with sweet foliage which is attractive to cattle and sheep

Eucalyptus in woollybutt British & World English

An Australian eucalyptus with thick fibrous bark

Eucalyptus gunnii in cider gum British & World English

A fast-growing, hardy Tasmanian eucalyptus, widely grown in northern Europe

Eucalyptus robusta in swamp mahogany British & World English

An Australian eucalyptus with long leaves and dark fibrous bark, grown elsewhere as an ornamental and as a shelter-belt tree

Eucalyptus pilularis in blackbutt British & World English

A tall straight-trunked Australian eucalyptus tree, typically with fire-charred fibrous bark on the lower trunk and with pale brown timber

Eucalyptus microtheca in coolibah British & World English

A North Australian gum tree which typically grows near watercourses and yields very strong, hard timber

Eucalyptus marginata in jarrah British & World English

A eucalyptus tree native to western Australia, yielding durable timber

Eucalyptus calophylla in marri British & World English

An Australian eucalyptus tree with rough grey-brown bark and ornamental flowers

Eucalyptus pauciflora in sally3 British & World English

Any of a number of acacias and eucalyptuses that resemble willows

Eucalyptus microcorys in tallow-wood British & World English

A large Australian eucalyptus which yields very hard, greasy timber

Eucalyptus diversicolor in karri British & World English

A tall Australian eucalyptus with hard red wood