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Bole: Straight. Fluted. Buttressed. Large. To 20 m. Bark: Grey-brown. Slash: Pink-white; white latex. Leaf: Simple. Alternate. Petiole: 2.0 - 2.7 cm. Rounded/slightly angled. Twisted. Lamina: Medium. 12 - 20 × 5.0 - 8.5 cm. Elliptic/obovate. Broadly cuneate; not decurrent. Acute/acuminate. Entire. Hairy on lower surface; becoming sparsely hairy to glabrous. Domatia: Absent. Glands: Absent. Stipules: Absent. Thorns & Spines: Absent. Flower: Cream. Fascicles in axils. Hermaphrodite. Fruit: Green. Ellipsoid to 4 cm long.

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