tree of life
- a tree in the Garden of Eden bearing fruit which, if eaten, gave everlasting life: Gen. 2:9; 3:22
- a tree in the heavenly Jerusalem whose leaves are for healing the nations: Rev. 22:2
See tree of life in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. trees of life
- A tall palm (Mauritia flexuosa) of northern South America having large fan-shaped leaves and used for food, fiber, and building.
- A tree in the Garden of Eden whose fruit, if eaten, gave everlasting life.