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Bole: Small. To 12 m. Bark: Smooth/striate/ribbed. Slash: White latex. Leaf: Simple. Opposite. Petiole: 0.3 - 1 cm. Lamina: Medium. 6 - 12 × 3 - 7 cm. Ovate/elliptic. Cuneate/rounded. Obtuse/acute/mucronate. Entire. Glabrous. Domatia: NR. Glands: Absent. Stipules: Absent. Thorns & Spines: Absent. Flower: White. Fragrant. Contracted axillary cymes. Fruit: Ovoid 2.5 - 3.2 × 2 - 2.5 cm.


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