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blackbutt

noun
  1. any of various Australian eucalyptus trees having rough fibrous bark and hard wood used as timber
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  • The trackers say she rested her poor weary legs by sitting under the blackbutt tree.

    Dot and the Kangaroo

    Ethel C. Pedley