Definition of leylandii in English:

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leylandii

Pronunciation: /leɪˈlandɪʌɪ/

noun (plural same)

A Leyland cypress.
Example sentences
  • After officers met Mr Morgan on site, however, it was agreed the leylandii would be acceptable if their height could be regulated.
  • Forget garden fences, extensions or leylandii - helipads are the new battleground for rowing neighbours.
  • It's the leylandii of the climbing world - avoid it, or your neighbours will soon be avoiding you.

Origin

From the modern Latin taxonomic name.

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Line breaks: ley|landii

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