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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rub′ber tree`(n.)

  1. any tree that yields latex from which rubber is produced, esp. Hevea brasiliensis, of the spurge family, native to South America, the chief commercial source of rubber.

    Category: Botany, Plants

Origin of rubber tree:

1840–50

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  1. rubber tree(Noun)

    A tropical South American tree, Hevea brasiliensis, that is the source of latex.

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