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- n. The fragrant flower of a tropical tree (Cananga odorata) native to southeast Asia.
- n. An essential oil derived from this flower used in aromatherapy and perfumes.
- n. The tree on which ylang ylang flowers grow.
Tagalog, from either ilang ("wilderness") or ilang-ilan ("rare"). (Wiktionary)