Definition of maidenhair tree in English:

maidenhair tree

Line breaks: maid¦en|hair tree

noun

  • The ginkgo, whose leaves resemble those of the maidenhair fern.
    More example sentences
    • Ginkgo biloba extracts are prepared from the green leaves of the maidenhair tree.
    • Its common name is the maidenhair tree because its leaves closely resemble those of the fern.
    • The filmmaker also found unusual trees: a tea plant, a ban oak, copper beeches, a maidenhair tree in Killarney, and a Kentucky coffee bean tree in Greenside.

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