Origin of eucalyptus
OTHER WORDS FROM eucalyptuseu·ca·lyp·tic, adjective
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Even so, to encourage more people to protect themselves against bug bites, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed the use of natural oil of lemon eucalyptus, as well as picaridin, an odorless and less greasy alternative to deet.
Make sure you take in some of the out-of-this-world cliff views toward the Southern Ocean before you go all the way inland to meet an array of lush greens, eucalyptus forests, fresh rivers and cave systems.
At first, it tried to convince local residents to plant seedlings of fast-growing exotic trees, like eucalyptus, Duguma says.Mixing trees and crops can help both farmers and the climate|Jonathan Lambert|July 14, 2021|Science News
After rinsing it off, a pleasant tingle remained on my skin, thanks to essential peppermint and eucalyptus oils.This Face Wash Made Me Rethink My Skin-Care Routine|Luke Whelan|April 21, 2021|Outside Online
Within seven days of the fires destroying about half the island’s wilderness areas, buds once buried under the thick bark of eucalyptus trees “burst into life,” he says.Post-fire Australia will provide travelers with more opportunities for ‘restorative tourism’|Elizabeth Heath|March 18, 2021|Washington Post
The school was made up of low, Mission Revival–style buildings surrounded by redwoods and eucalyptus trees stirred by the wind.Adventures with an Extreme Polyglot: Excerpt from 'Babel No More'|Michael Erard|January 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It was deep twilight in the room, and rather cold, for the eucalyptus and olive logs in the fireplace still awaited the match.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
Marie tilted back her head and looked up at the tall row of eucalyptus trees feathered against the stars.Cabin Fever|B. M. Bower
Looking at him as he lay back among the eucalyptus leaves, pale and emaciated, I knew the end was now very near.
The grasses and ferns there grew to a prodigious height, and there were magnificent forests of white gum and eucalyptus.
In this country eucalyptus seeds are reared in a greenhouse.