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Definition of "olive tree" []

  • An evergreen tree, Olea europaea, that produces olives as fruit. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "olive tree" in a sentence
  • "Tucked into the boughs or trunk of each olive tree was a roll of black netting the farmers would spread beneath it at harvest-time in October or November, to collect the fruit."
  • "At the village, Father Arsenios poured a bottle of Robola down his throat and wiped his eyes blearily, unaccustomed to the hardship of early rising, and Pelagia and her father chained up the goat to the olive tree and locked Psipsina in a cupboard where she would find nothing to tear to pieces."