ailanthus

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English[edit]

Ailanthus altissima (tree of heaven)

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌeɪˈlænθəs/, (plural) IPA(key): /ˌeɪˈlænθəsɪz/

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin Ailanthus, from Ambonese Malay ai lanto (tree (of) heaven).

Noun[edit]

ailanthus (plural ailanthuses)

  1. Any of several deciduous Asiatic trees of the genus Ailanthus, including the tree of heaven.

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