WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2018
gee•bung  ( jēbung),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Plant Biologyany of various small trees or shrubs of the genus Persoonia, native to Australia and New Zealand, having small white or yellow flowers and fleshy, edible fruit.
  2. Plant Biologythe fruit itself.
  • Dharuk jí-buŋ
  • 1820–30

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geebung /ˈdʒiːbʌŋ/ n
  1. any of various trees and shrubs of the genus Persoonia of Australia having an edible but tasteless fruit
  2. the fruit of these trees
Etymology: from a native Australian language


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