noun. deciduous dioecious Chinese tree having fan-shaped leaves and fleshy yellow seeds; exists almost exclusively in cultivation especially as an ornamental street tree.
- gymnospermous tree
- Ginkgo biloba
Example sentences of the word ginkgo
1. Noun, singular or mass
Herbs such as ginkgo biloba have been used to treat circulatory disorders and to promote healthy blood circulation.
The only surviving species in the Ginkgophyta plant division is the ginkgo biloba tree, which is also known as the maidenhair tree.