from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of trees; the plane tree.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of trees constituting the order Platanaceæ, and consisting of 6 species, by some authors reduced to 3, natives of temperate or subtropical parts of the northern hemisphere, 2, or perhaps 3, confined to America, and 2 to the Old World; the plane-trees.
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- n. genus of large monoecious mostly deciduous trees: London plane; sycamore
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