Spotted tree
Spotted Spot"ted, a. Marked with spots; as, a spotted garment or character. ``The spotted panther.'' --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

{Spotted fever} (Med.), a name applied to various eruptive fevers, esp. to typhus fever and cerebro-spinal meningitis.

{Spotted tree} (Bot.), an Australian tree ({Flindersia maculosa}); -- so called because its bark falls off in spots. [1913 Webster]


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  • Spotted — Spot ted, a. Marked with spots; as, a spotted garment or character. The spotted panther. Spenser. [1913 Webster] {Spotted fever} (Med.), a name applied to various eruptive fevers, esp. to typhus fever and cerebro spinal meningitis. {Spotted tree} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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