WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
bully tree′, 
  • Plant Biologyany of various tropical American trees, as Manilkara bidentata, of the sapodilla family, that yield the gum balata. Also called  bullet tree. 
    • bully, alteration of balata 1650–60

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