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tree of life

noun
1.
a tree in the Garden of Eden that yielded food giving everlasting life. Gen 2:9; 3:22.
2.
a tree in the heavenly Jerusalem with leaves for the healing of the nations. Rev. 22:2.
Origin of tree of life
1350-1400
Middle English word dating back to 1350-1400
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tree of life

noun
1.
(Old Testament) a tree in the Garden of Eden, the fruit of which had the power of conferring eternal life (Genesis 2:9; 3:22)
2.
(New Testament) a tree in the heavenly Jerusalem, for the healing of the nations (Revelation 22:2)
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