Babylonian weeping willow

Babylonian weeping willow
noun
willow with long drooping branches and slender leaves native to China; widely cultivated as an ornamental
Hypernyms: ↑willow, ↑willow tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Salix, ↑genus Salix

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