bo tree

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noun \ˈbō-\

Definition of bo tree

  1. :  pipal

Origin and Etymology of bo tree

Sinhalese , from Sanskrit bodhi enlightenment; from Buddha receiving enlightenment under this tree — more at bid


First Known Use: 1820


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