peppermint-tree love

peppermint-tree

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of three species of Eucalyptus—E. amygdalina, E. piperita, and E. odorata.

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Examples

  • One of the most beautiful trees in the colony is called the peppermint-tree; its leaves, which are very abundant, resemble those of the willow, and, on being rubbed, smell strongly of peppermint.

    The Bushman — Life in a New Country

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