Definitions

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  • n. A plant that exudes gum or resin.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A plant that exudes gum or resin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A plant of the order Guttiferæ.

Etymologies

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From Latin gutta drop + ferre to bear.

Examples

  • Other uncommon species are golden eagle Aquila chrysaetos, redlegged kittiwake Rissa brevirostris (VU), and spotted greenshank Tringa guttifer (EN).

    Volcanoes of Kamchatka, Russian Federation

  • Waders like Chinese egrets (Egretta eulophotes), Nordmann’s greenshanks (Tringa guttifer), and Saunder’s gulls (Larus saundersi) also winter here.

    Taiwan subtropical evergreen forests

  • These include Japanese night-herons (Gorsachius goisagi), Nordmann’s greenshanks (Tringa guttifer), and spoon-billed sandpipers (Eurynorhynchus pygmeus).

    South Taiwan monsoon rain forests

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