Definition of Spice tree
1. Noun. Tree bearing aromatic bark or berries.
Generic synonyms: Angiospermous Tree, Flowering Tree
2. Noun. Pacific coast tree having aromatic foliage and small umbellate flowers followed by olivelike fruit; yields a hard tough wood.
Generic synonyms: Laurel
Group relationships: Genus Umbellularia, Umbellularia
Spice Tree Pictures
Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Spice Tree Images
Lexicographical Neighbors of Spice Tree
Literary usage of Spice tree
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Congo and Other Poems by Vachel Lindsay (1914)
"THE SPICE-TREE This is the song The spice-tree sings: "Hunger and fire, ... The spice-tree spreads And its boughs come down Shadowing village and farm and ..."
2. The Congo and Other Poems by Vachel Lindsay (1914)
"THE SPICE-TBEE This is the song The spice-tree sings: "Hunger and fire, Hunger and fire, Sky-born Beauty — Spice of desire," Under the spice-tree Watch and ..."
3. The Poets and Poetry of Scotland: From the Earliest to the Present Time by James Grant Wilson (1876)
"THE SPICE-TREE. The spice-tree lives iu the garden green; Beside it the fountain now«; And a fair bird sits the boughs between, And sings his melodious woes ..."
4. The Message of the Trees: An Anthology of Leaves and Branches by Maud Cuney-Hare, William Stanley Braithwaite (1918)
"The spice-tree spreads And its boughs come down Shadowing village and farm and town. And none can see But the pure of heart The great green leaves And the ..."