Sentence Examples

  • Clermont: Constructed from solid ailanthus and ash veneers, this vanity is finished in Oxford, which shows off the natural grains of the wood.
  • Ailanthus Vilmoriniana - Like the older species, a native of China, and remarkable for long, handsome, pinnate leaves.
  • AILANTHUS (more correctly ailantus, from ailanto, an Amboyna word probably meaning "Tree of the Gods," or "Tree of Heaven"), a genus of trees belonging to the natural order Simarubaceae.
  • A silk spinning moth, the ailanthus moth (Bombyx or Philosamia cynthia), lives on its leaves, and yields a silk more durable and cheaper than mulberry silk, but inferior to it in fineness and gloss.
  • Other species of ailanthus are: A.

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