lime tree

lime tree
1. any of various related trees bearing limes (Freq. 1)
Syn: ↑lime, ↑Citrus aurantifolia
Hypernyms: ↑citrus, ↑citrus tree
Member Holonyms: ↑genus Citrus
Part Meronyms: ↑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, ↑linden tree, ↑basswood, ↑lime
Hypernyms: ↑tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Tilia, ↑genus Tilia
Substance Meronyms: ↑basswood, ↑linden

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