Definition of liriodendron in English:

liriodendron

Syllabification: lir·i·o·den·dron
Pronunciation: /ˌli(ə)rēəˈdendrən
 
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noun

  • A tree of a small genus that includes the tulip tree.
    • Genus Liriodendron, family Magnoliaceae

Origin

modern Latin, from Greek leirion 'lily' + dendron 'tree'.

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