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Definition 1: any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for flowering tree in the sense of this definition

(flowering tree is a kind of ...) a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) tree bearing aromatic bark or berries

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) any of numerous trees of north temperate regions having light soft wood and flowers borne in catkins

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) small evergreen tree of the southern United States and West Indies a source of lignum vitae wood

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) small evergreen tree of Caribbean and southern Central America to northern South America; a source of lignum vitae wood, hardest of commercial timbers, and a medicinal resin

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) South American tree of dry interior regions of Argentina and Paraguay having resinous heartwood used for incense

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) any of several deciduous Asian trees of the genus Ailanthus

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) any of various trees of the genus Sorbus

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) tree bearing edible fruit

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) small flowering evergreen tree of southern United States

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) small shrubby tree of eastern North America similar to the Judas tree having usually pink flowers; found in damp sheltered underwood

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) small tree of the eastern Mediterranean having abundant purplish-red flowers growing on old wood directly from stems and appearing before the leaves: widely cultivated in mild regions; wood valuable for veneers

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) showy tropical tree or shrub native to Madagascar; widely planted in tropical regions for its immense racemes of scarlet and orange flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) small East Indian tree having orchid-like flowers and hard dark wood

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) tree of low-lying coastal areas of southeastern United States having glossy leaves and racemes of fragrant white flowers

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) any of numerous trees or shrubs of the genus Acer bearing winged seeds in pairs; north temperate zone

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) tree bearing edible nuts

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) a tree of shrub of the genus Cornus often having showy bracts resembling flowers

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) Chinese tree bearing seeds that yield tung oil

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) large tree native to southeastern Asia; the nuts yield oil used in varnishes; nut kernels strung together are used locally as candles

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) deciduous tree of the Amazon and Orinoco Rivers having leathery leaves and fragrant yellow-white flowers; it yields a milky juice that is the chief source of commercial rubber

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) small tropical American tree yielding purple dye and a tanning extract and bearing physic nuts containing a purgative oil that is poisonous in large quantities

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) large tropical American tree of the genus Cordia grown for its abundant creamy white flowers and valuable wood

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) any of various deciduous trees of the genus Halesia having white bell-shaped flowers

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) tropical American timber tree with dark hard heavy wood and small plumlike purple fruit

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) tree having palmate leaves and large clusters of white to red flowers followed by brown shiny inedible seeds

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) a Mediterranean tree yielding Chian turpentine

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) any tree or shrub of the genus Ilex having red berries and shiny evergreen leaves with prickly edges

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) tropical American tree with large peltate leaves and hollow stems

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) shrubby Asiatic tree having bark (tapa) that resembles cloth; grown as a shade tree in Europe and America; male flowers are pendulous catkins and female are urn-shaped followed by small orange-red aggregate berries

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) Hawaiian tree of genus Pipturus having a bark (tapa) from which tapa cloth is made

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) any tree of the genus Sterculia

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) forest tree of lowland Central America having a strong very light wood; used for making floats and rafts and in crafts

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) massive tropical tree with deep ridges on its massive trunk and bearing large pods of seeds covered with silky floss; source of the silky kapok fiber

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) Australian tree having an agreeably acid fruit that resembles a gourd

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) small Central American tree having loose racemes of purple-tinted green flowers

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) 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

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) a genus of flowering tree of the family Magnoliaceae found from Malay to southern China

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) any shrub or tree of the genus Magnolia; valued for their longevity and exquisite fragrant blooms

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) any of various aromatic trees of the laurel family

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) rapidly growing deciduous tree of low mountainsides of China and Japan; grown as an ornamental for its dark blue-green candy-scented foliage that becomes yellow to scarlet in autumn

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) evergreen Asian tree with aromatic greenish-yellow flowers yielding a volatile oil; widely grown in the tropics as an ornamental

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) large tree of Australasia

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) large evergreen tree of India and Burma whose leaves are silvery beneath

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) small tree of coastal regions of Old World tropics whose leaves are silvery beneath

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) low spreading tree of Indonesia yielding an orange to brown gum resin (gamboge) used as a pigment when powdered

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) any of several evergreen trees or shrubs of the genus Dillenia grown for their foliage and nodding flowers resembling magnolias which are followed by fruit that is used in curries and jellies and preserves

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) a tropical tree or shrub bearing fruit that germinates while still on the tree and having numerous prop roots that eventually form an impenetrable mass and are important in land building

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) any evergreen shrub or tree of the genus Myrtus

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) trees and shrubs

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) native to Asia, Australia, and East Indies, where it provides timber called pyinma; used elsewhere as an ornamental for its large showy flowers

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) small South African tree having creamy yellow fragrant flowers usually growing on stream banks

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) small deciduous tree of the Transvaal having spikes of yellow flowers

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) a small slow-growing deciduous tree of northern Iran having a low domed shape

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) deciduous shrubby tree of eastern North America having deeply fissured bark and sprays of small fragrant white flowers and sour-tasting leaves

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) slender elegant tree of New Zealand having racemes of red flowers and yielding valuable mottled red timber

(... is a kind of flowering tree ) tropical American tree producing cacao beans

(... is a member of flowering tree) comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta)

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