platan

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platan (ˈplætən)
 
n
another name for plane tree
 
[C14: from Latin platanus, from Greek platanos; see plane tree]

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platan

noun
any of several trees of the genus Platanus having thin pale bark that scales off in small plates and lobed leaves and ball-shaped heads of fruits [syn: plane tree
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