Melicocca bijugatus
mamoncillo mamoncillo n. A tropical American tree ({Melicocca bijuga}, or {Melicocca bijugatus}) bearing a small edible fruit with green leathery skin and sweet juicy translucent pulp.

Syn: Spanish lime, Spanish lime tree, honey berry, genip, ginep, {Melicocca bijuga}, {Melicocca bijugatus}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Melicocca bijugatus — mamoncillo mamoncillo n. A tropical American tree ({Melicocca bijuga}, or {Melicocca bijugatus}) bearing a small edible fruit with green leathery skin and sweet juicy translucent pulp. Syn: Spanish lime, Spanish lime tree, honey berry, genip,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Melicocca bijugatus — Genip Gen ip, n., or Genip tree Genip tree 1. Any tree or shrub of the genus {Genipa}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. The West Indian sapindaceous tree {Melicocca bijuga}, which yields the honeyberry; also, the related trees {Exothea paniculata} and {E …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Melicocca bijugatus — noun tropical American tree bearing a small edible fruit with green leathery skin and sweet juicy translucent pulp • Syn: ↑Spanish lime, ↑Spanish lime tree, ↑honey berry, ↑mamoncillo, ↑genip, ↑ginep, ↑Melicocca bijuga …   Useful english dictionary

  • Melicocca bijuga — mamoncillo mamoncillo n. A tropical American tree ({Melicocca bijuga}, or {Melicocca bijugatus}) bearing a small edible fruit with green leathery skin and sweet juicy translucent pulp. Syn: Spanish lime, Spanish lime tree, honey berry, genip,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Melicocca bijuga — mamoncillo mamoncillo n. A tropical American tree ({Melicocca bijuga}, or {Melicocca bijugatus}) bearing a small edible fruit with green leathery skin and sweet juicy translucent pulp. Syn: Spanish lime, Spanish lime tree, honey berry, genip,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Melicocca bijuga — Genip Gen ip, n., or Genip tree Genip tree 1. Any tree or shrub of the genus {Genipa}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. The West Indian sapindaceous tree {Melicocca bijuga}, which yields the honeyberry; also, the related trees {Exothea paniculata} and {E …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Melicocca bijuga — Genip Gen ip, n., or Genip tree Genip tree 1. Any tree or shrub of the genus {Genipa}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. The West Indian sapindaceous tree {Melicocca bijuga}, which yields the honeyberry; also, the related trees {Exothea paniculata} and {E …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Melicocca — noun tropical American trees and shrubs bearing berries • Syn: ↑Melicoccus, ↑genus Melicoccus, ↑genus Melicocca • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Melicocca bijuga — noun tropical American tree bearing a small edible fruit with green leathery skin and sweet juicy translucent pulp • Syn: ↑Spanish lime, ↑Spanish lime tree, ↑honey berry, ↑mamoncillo, ↑genip, ↑ginep, ↑Melicocca bijugatus …   Useful english dictionary

  • MELICOCCA BIJUGA L. - МАМОНСИЛЛО, ИСПАНСКИЙ ЛАЙМ, МЕДОВАЯ ЯГОДА — см. 591. Дерево. М. bijuga L. Мамонсилло, Испанский лайм, Медовая ягода Sp. pl. ed. 2 (1762) 495. Bailey (1930) 2025, f. Букасов (1930) 363, 373. Arbelaez (1942) 358, f. Spanich lime (1957) 365, f. S у n. Sapindus melicoccus L.; Melicoccus… …   Справочник растений

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