A tree whose leaves were so musical that every leaf sang in
concert. (Arabian Nights: Story of the Sisters who Envied their
Younger Sister.) (See Singing Apple.)
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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