meaning of broadleaf

broadleaf meaning in General Dictionary

A tree Terminalia latifolia of Jamaica the timber of which is used for boards scantling shingles etc occasionally called the almond tree from form of its fruit

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  • having relatively wide rather than needlelike or scalelike leaves
  • A tree (Terminalia latifolia) of Jamaica, the wood of which is used for panels, scantling, shingles, etc; -- occasionally called the almond tree, from form of its fresh fruit.

broadleaf meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A tree (Terminalia latifolia) of Jamaica, the lumber that is employed for boards, scantling, shingles, etc; -- sometimes called the almond tree, through the form of its fruit.