lime-tree

lime tree

noun
a linden or basswood.

Origin:
1615–25

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lime tree

noun
1. any of various related trees bearing limes [syn: lime
2. any of various deciduous trees of the genus Tilia with heart-shaped leaves and drooping cymose clusters of yellowish often fragrant flowers; several yield valuable timber [syn: linden
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