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n. fast-growing herbaceous evergreen tree of South America having a broad trunk with high water content and dark green oval leaves [syn: bella sombra, Phytolacca dioica]

Ombú (disambiguation)

The word ombu may refer to:

  • ombú ( Phytolacca dioica), a massive evergreen tree native to the Pampa of South America, belonging to the order Caryophyllales
  • El Ombú, a Mennonite settlement in Río Negro Department, Uruguay
  • El Ombú, a poem by Argentine politician Luis Lorenzo Domínguez
  • El Ombú, stories by Anglo-Argentine naturalist William Henry Hudson
  • Cañada Ombú, a populated place in Vera Department, province of Santa Fe, Argentina
  • Cuchilla del Ombú, a village in Tacuarembó Department, Uruguay
  • Battle of Ombú, a military conflict in South America in 1827
  • Ombu, a village in Tibet