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tea tree

any of various myrtaceous trees of the genus Leptospermum, of Australia and New Zealand, that yield an oil used as an antiseptic
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tea tree

tea tree

A disinfectant 30 times more powerful than carbolic acid. Dissolves pus and inhibits bacterial growth. Used externally as anti-fungal and antiseptic for parasites, skin diseases, wounds, acne, ringworm, athlete’s foot. Few drops in water for gargling, mouth and gum cleansing, vaginal cleansing of candida etc. Not recommended taken internally. Long thin leaves, white flowers in spikes, cup-shaped fruit.
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Pamela Brown, from the small interior community of Ti Tree, said she saw the big vehicle pull on to the Stuart Highway that night.
She was also asked about the marijuana she and Miss Falconio smoked at Ti Tree as they watched the sunset hours before he was allegedly killed.
1 million to construct and upgrade renal clinics; $2 million for Sadadeen Primary School to refurbish and extend its multi-purpose assembly hall; $2 million for an all-weather athletics track and associated field sports including javelin, jumps, shot put, discus, pole-vault and hammer throws to be developed at Centralian Middle School; $750,000 for carpark upgrades at Watarrka National Park; $750,000 to upgrade air-conditioning at Ti Tree School; $400 000 to improve facilities at Blatherskite Park; $100,000 to upgrade the Alice Springs Womens Shelter.
20am: Police officers from Ti Tree arrive at the Barrow Creek roadhouse and take over looking after Joanne.
Mr Springbett, aged 61, and Brother Michael, 59 - a member of the Order of the Good Shepherd - chose Madrid Airport and Ti Tree Point on Highway 52 in the south-east corner of New Zealand's northern island as their antipodal points.
In addition to increasing revenue, the integration of CloudCAM at the Ti Tree site has seen a significantly lower demand for energy from its storage system, reducing cycling of the batteries and increasing battery life.