sugar gum

/ˈʃʊgə gʌm/ (say 'shooguh gum)

a species of Eucalyptus, E. cladocalyx, of southern Australia, widely planted especially for windbreaks and occasionally poisonous to stock.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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