ficus religiosa definition

  • noun:
    • fig-tree of Asia noted for great size and durability; lacks the prop origins of this banyan; thought to be sacred by Buddhists
    • fig-tree of India noted for great dimensions and durability; lacks the prop roots associated with banyan; regarded as sacred by Buddhists
    • fig-tree of Asia noted for great size and durability; does not have the prop roots for the banyan; viewed as sacred by Buddhists

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