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Variant of ylang-ylang.
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(Plants) a variant spelling of ylang-ylang
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or i•lang-i•lang

(ˈi lɑŋˈi lɑŋ)

1. an aromatic East Indian tree, Cananga odorata, of the annona family, having fragrant flowers that yield an oil used in perfumery.
2. this oil.
[1875–80; < Tagalog ilang-ilang]
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Noun1.ilang-ilang - oil distilled from flowers of the ilang-ilang tree; used in perfumery
essential oil, volatile oil - an oil having the odor or flavor of the plant from which it comes; used in perfume and flavorings
2.ilang-ilang - evergreen Asian tree with aromatic greenish-yellow flowers yielding a volatile oililang-ilang - evergreen Asian tree with aromatic greenish-yellow flowers yielding a volatile oil; widely grown in the tropics as an ornamental
Cananga, Canangium, genus Cananga, genus Canangium - a genus of Malayan tree
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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The two were arrested after they sold shabu to an undercover PDEA agent at the corner of Ilang-Ilang Street and Dahlia Street in Barangay Payatas at 6 p.m.
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Go said the peace and order councils of San Francisco in Agusan del Sur and Tagbina in Surigao del Sur, along with Barangay Ilang-Ilang of Loreto, Agusan del Sur, have declared the guerrillas as persona non grata.
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Samuel Co, former mayor of Pagadian city in Zamboanga del Sur province, and his wife Ilang-Ilang were arrested by National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) agents on Saturday evening in Taguig City in southern Metro Manila following months of surveillance, reports said.
John Michael dela Cruz chanced upon the unidentified man who snatched a bag of a jeepney passenger in Barangay Ilang-Ilang at about 7:45 p.m.
Nineteen members of the Guerrilla Front 3 of surrendered to the 75th Infantry Battalion in Sitio Ilang-Ilang, Barangay San Mariano, Loreto, Agusan del Sur around 10 a.m.
Friday, gutted the house of former Barangay Ilang-Ilang chairman Juanito Buan before spreading to 33 more houses along Ilang-Ilang street in Pandacan, according to arson investigator Senior Fire Officer 3 Sonny Lacuban.