Definitions for ylang-ylangˈi lɑŋˈi lɑŋ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
y•lang-y•langˈi lɑŋˈi lɑŋ(n.)
an aromatic East Indian tree, Cananga odorata, of the annona family, having fragrant flowers that yield an oil used in perfumery.
Origin of ylang-ylang:
1875–80; < Tagalog ilang-ilang
ilang-ilang, ylang-ylang, Cananga odorata(noun)
evergreen Asian tree with aromatic greenish-yellow flowers yielding a volatile oil; widely grown in the tropics as an ornamental
Alternative spelling of ylang ylang.