An Australian evergreen coniferous tree (Araucaria bidwillii) having tiers of whorled branches, sharp-pointed leaves, and large cones containing edible seeds.
An Australian coniferous tree (Araucaria bidwillii) of the araucaria family, with thick, flat, lanceolate needles and large, edible seeds.
Origin of bunya-bunya
- Yagara (Pama-Nyungan language of eastern Australia) buña-buña
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition