noun \ˌē-ˌläŋ-ˈē-ˌläŋ\

less common spelling of

  1. 1 :  a tree (Cananga odorata) of the custard-apple family that is native to the Malay Archipelago, the Philippines, and adjacent areas and has very fragrant greenish-yellow flowers

  2. 2 :  a perfume distilled from the flowers of the ylang-ylang tree

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