Definitions of ilex

  1. a large genus of dicotyledonous trees and shrubs of the family Aquifoliaceae that have small flowers and berries ( including hollies)
  2. Holly; a class of evergreen trees and shrubs represented by the holly.
  3. The scientific name for HOLLY ( which see): the evergreenor holm oak.
  4. The holly; the evergreen or holm oak.
  5. The genus of the holly, consisting of evergreen trees and shrubs.