paperbark
noun Date: 1842 any of several chiefly Australian trees (genus Melaleuca) of the myrtle family having papery bark; especially cajeput

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • paperbark — baltoji mirtenė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Mirtinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis, prieskoninis, medingas, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Melaleuca leucadendra), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje (Indonezijoje), Australijoje, Naujojoje… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • paperbark — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun also paperbark tree Etymology: so called from the papery bark that peels off in sheets : any of several Australian trees of the genera Callistemon and Melaleuca; especially : cajeput …   Useful english dictionary

  • paperbark — /pay peuhr bahrk /, n. cajeput. [1835 45; PAPER + BARK2] * * * …   Universalium

  • paperbark — noun Any of several Australian plants, of the genus Melaleuca, that have flaky bark …   Wiktionary

  • paperbark — pa·per·bark pā pər .bärk n CAJEPUT …   Medical dictionary

  • paperbark — noun a cajuput or other tree with peeling papery bark …   English new terms dictionary

  • paperbark — /ˈpeɪpəbak / (say paypuhbahk) noun 1. a form of bark, consisting of numerous thin layers of corky material, some parts of which peel off irregularly. 2. a tree bearing such bark, especially the broadleaved tea trees of the genus Melaleuca …   Australian English dictionary

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  • paperbark maple — pilkasis klevas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Klevinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Acer griseum), paplitęs Kinijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Acer griseum angl. Chinese paperbark maple; paperbark maple vok. Zimtahorn šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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