What is another word for Manilkara Bidentata?
9 synonyms found
[ mˌanɪlkˈɑːɹə ba͡ɪdɪntˈɑːtə], [ mˌanɪlkˈɑːɹə baɪdɪntˈɑːtə], [ m_ˌa_n_ɪ_l_k_ˈɑː_ɹ_ə b_aɪ_d_ɪ_n_t_ˈɑː_t_ə]
Manilkara bidentata is commonly known as bulletwood or balata tree, which is a large tree species native to South and Central America. The tree is known for its durable and tough timber used for various purposes, including furniture, construction, and shipbuilding. It is also a popular source of chicle, a natural gum used in chewing gum production. The tree is known by various other names, including balatÃ¡, massaranduba, beefwood, milkwood, and bully tree. These synonyms are used primarily in different regions and languages, highlighting the importance and widespread use of this remarkable tree in different cultures and communities.