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Definition 1: a common tropical American clusia having solitary white or rose flowers - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for strangler fig in the sense of this definition

(strangler fig is a kind of ...) an epiphytic vine or tree whose aerial roots extend down the trunk of a supporting tree and coalesce around it eventually strangling the tree

(... is a member of strangler fig) tropical American aromatic trees or shrubs; often epiphytic; some stranglers

Definition 2: a strangler tree native to southern Florida and West Indies; begins as an epiphyte eventually developing many thick aerial roots and covering enormous areas - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for strangler fig in the sense of this definition

(strangler fig is a kind of ...) any moraceous tree of the tropical genus Ficus; produces a closed pear-shaped receptacle that becomes fleshy and edible when mature

(... is a member of strangler fig) large genus of tropical trees or shrubs or climbers including fig trees

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