from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A tropical Asian tree (Cananga odorata) having fragrant greenish-yellow flowers that yield an oil used in perfumery.
- n. An oil or a perfume obtained from the flowers of this tree.
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- n. Alternative spelling of ylang ylang.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See ihlang-ihlang.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A tall tree of the custard-apple family, Cananga odorata, native in Java and the Philippines, cultivated throughout India and the tropics. It bears drooping yellow flowers, 3 inches long, which furnish the ylang-ylang oil of perfumers.
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- n. evergreen Asian tree with aromatic greenish-yellow flowers yielding a volatile oil; widely grown in the tropics as an ornamental
Tagalog ilang-ilang.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)