Definition of liriodendron in English:

liriodendron

noun

  • A tree of a small genus which includes the tulip tree.

    Genus Liriodendron, family Magnoliaceae

Origin

Modern Latin, from Greek leirion ‘lily’ + dendron ‘tree’.

Pronunciation

liriodendron

/ˌlʌɪrɪə(ʊ)ˈdɛndrɒn/