Definitions for ailanthuseɪˈlæn θəs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ailanthus(noun)

    any of several deciduous Asian trees of the genus Ailanthus


  1. ailanthus(Noun)

    Any of several deciduous Asiatic trees, of the genus Ailanthus, including the tree of heaven

  2. Origin: From Ailanthus, from Ambonese ai lanto

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ailanthus(noun)

    same as Ailantus


  1. Ailanthus

    Ailanthus is a genus of trees belonging to the family Simaroubaceae, in the order Sapindales. The genus is native from east Asia south to northern Australasia.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Ailanthus

    A plant genus of the family SIMAROUBACEAE. Members contain ailantinols and other quassinoids.


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