pipal definition

  • noun:
    • A fig tree (Ficus religiosa) indigenous to Asia, having broadly ovate leaves with a lengthy terminal projection. It is thought to be sacred by Buddhists. Also referred to as bo tree.
    • Alternative as a type of peepul.
    • Same as pipul-tree.
    • fig-tree of India noted for great dimensions and longevity; does not have the prop origins associated with banyan; thought to be sacred by Buddhists

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