Definition of katsura tree
: a deciduous tree (Cercidiphyllum japonicum of the family Cercidiphyllaceae) of Japan and China sometimes grown as an ornamental for its dark blue-green ovate leaves which turn bright yellow or red in autumn —called also katsura
Origin of katsura tree
Japanese katsura katsura tree
First Known Use: circa 1924
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