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banyan

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈbæn.jæn/
a South Asian fruit tree with branches that produce roots that grow down into the ground to form extra trunks
Translations of “banyan”
in Vietnamese cây đa…
in Spanish higuera de Bengala…
in Thai ต้นไทร…
in Malaysian pokok beringin…
in French banian…
in German indischer Feigenbaum…
in Chinese (Traditional) 印度榕樹…
in Indonesian beringin…
in Chinese (Simplified) 印度榕树…
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