Definitions starting with T

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/táy es/ [etym. uncertain, but cf. TEE-ESSIE the MAMMEE SAPOTA tree or its fruit (Calocarpurn rnamosum)] n. a plant, Lucuma nervosa, or its small, round fruit: 1946 (Morton 26). = EGG FRUIT 2, VEGETABLE EGG, GARDEN EGG

Tags: fruit, noun, plant, tree

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Last update: 2011-07-28 16:56
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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