tulip tree

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tulip tree (plural tulip trees)

  1. A North American tree, Liriodendron tulipifera, that has squarish leaves, cone-shaped fruit and an aromatic odour.
  2. A West Indian malvaceous tree in genus Thespesia.
  3. Markhamia lutea, the Nile tulip tree, in family Bignoniaceae
  4. Spathodea, the African tulip tree, a genus in family Bignoniaceae



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