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devil tree

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noun
  1. jelutong(def 3).
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Origin of devil tree

First recorded in 1865–70
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples

  • But the Children of Darkness captured the city, and they enticed people up there so they could sacrifice them to the Devil-tree.

    The Stories of El Dorado

    Frona Eunice Wait

  • And now she was evidently much discomposed about their adventure with the ‘devil-tree’; though she did not refer to it again.