ilang-ilang ilang-ilang


  1. (n) oil distilled from flowers of the ilang-ilang tree; used in perfumery
  2. (n) evergreen Asian tree with aromatic greenish-yellow flowers yielding a volatile oil; widely grown in the tropics as an ornamental



  1. A soldier of fortune takes over the land of ilang-ilang Until last spring, the Comoro Islands were known, if at all, chiefly as a source of ilang-ilang, an exotic flower.
  2. Consumers can choose among scrubs that smell like green-tea patchouli, citrus-mint ilang-ilang or basil lemon verbena.
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