from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A tall, deciduous, eastern North American tree (Liriodendron tulipifera) having large, tuliplike, green-and-yellow flowers, aromatic twigs, and yellowish wood that is easily worked.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A tree, Liriodendron Tulipifera, found in North America, where, among deciduous trees, it is surpassed in size only by the sycamore (Platanus occidentalis) and the bald cypress (Taxodium distichum).
- noun Michelia (Magnolia) fuscata.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A
North Americantree, Liriodendron tulipfera, that has squarish leaves, cone-shaped fruit and an aromatic odour.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun tall North American deciduous timber tree having large tulip-shaped greenish yellow flowers and conelike fruit; yields soft white woods used especially for cabinet work
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