mustard tree

mustard tree

noun
1. evergreen South American shrub naturalized in United States; occasionally responsible for poisoning livestock [syn: tree tobacco
2. glabrous or pubescent evergreen shrub or tree of the genus Salvadora; twigs are fibrous and in some parts of the world are bound together in clusters and used as a toothbrush; shoots are used as camel fodder; plant ash provides salt [syn: toothbrush tree
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