Ceylon cinnamon

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Noun1.Ceylon cinnamon - tropical Asian tree with aromatic yellowish-brown barkCeylon cinnamon - tropical Asian tree with aromatic yellowish-brown bark; source of the spice cinnamon
cinnamon - spice from the dried aromatic bark of the Ceylon cinnamon tree; used as rolled strips or ground
laurel - any of various aromatic trees of the laurel family
Cinnamomum, genus Cinnamomum - Asiatic and Australian aromatic trees and shrubs
cinnamon, cinnamon bark - aromatic bark used as a spice
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Known as "true cinnamon", Ceylon cinnamon is an ancient spice with known anti-inflammatory properties.
There are two main varieties of the bark: Ceylon cinnamon and cassia.
Concerns about cinnamon's safety resurfaced with the publication of an Indian study that found raw Ceylon cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) caused cells to mutate and promoted several forms of cancer.
The beverage, with the catchy name "Peeps," used Stirling's Toasted Marshmallow and Ceylon Cinnamon syrups to create a hot-selling seasonal latte.