snow gum

noun

any of various eucalyptus trees that grow at high altitude, esp Eucalyptus pauciflora

Nearby words

  1. snow gauge,
  2. snow goose,
  3. snow grains,
  4. snow grass,
  5. snow guard,
  6. snow hole,
  7. snow ice,
  8. snow job,
  9. snow leopard,
  10. snow lily

Word Origin for snow gum

so called because it grows at high altitude

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