any of several Australian trees of the myrtle family, growing near water.
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- water gap,
- water gas,
- water gate,
- water gauge,
- water glass,
- water gun,
- water hammer,
- water heater,
- water hemlock,
- water hen
Origin of water gum
First recorded in 1840–50
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any of several gum trees, esp Nyssa biflora (or tupelo), of swampy areas of North America: family Nyssaceae
any of several Australian myrtaceous trees, esp Tristania laurina, of swampy ground
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