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flame tree

noun
1.
either of two trees, Brachychiton acerifolius or B. australis, native to Australia, having clusters of bright scarlet flowers.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70
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  • There's a hawk in the cypress and grey doves in the flame tree.
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flame tree

noun
1.
any of various tropical trees with red or orange flowers, such as flame-of-the-forest
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