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Any of various willows with long slender drooping branches, especially the Chinese species Salix babylonica and its hybrids, widely cultivated as ornamentals.
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(Plants) a hybrid willow tree, Salix alba × S. babylonica, known as S. alba var. tristis, having long hanging branches: widely planted for ornament
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an Asian willow, Salix babylonica, characterized by the drooping habit of its branches.
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|Noun||1.||weeping willow - willow with long drooping branches and slender leaves native to China; widely cultivated as an ornamental|
genus Salix, Salix - a large and widespread genus varying in size from small shrubs to large trees: willows
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