Definition of dragon tree in English:

dragon tree

Syllabification: drag·on tree

noun

  • A slow-growing palmlike tree of the agave family, which is native to the Canary Islands and yields dragon’s blood.
    • Dracaena draco, family Agavaceae
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    • Images such as the ‘dragon tree’, mist in the forest, and geomteric illusions,’ Akbar explains.
    • Besides, my sister is the only one among us that can receive the wood we need from the dragon tree!
    • While the luxuriant hamadryad (dragon tree) is fêted by all the villagers, each family also venerates a grove of its own trees.

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