Asimina triloba
Papaw Pa*paw", n. [Prob. from the native name in the West Indies; cf. Sp. papayo papaw, papaya the fruit of the papaw.] [Written also {pawpaw}.] 1. (Bot.) Same as {papaya}, senses 1 and 2. [1913 Webster +PJC]

2. (Bot.) A tree of the genus {Asimina} ({Asimina triloba}), growing in the western and southern parts of the United States, and producing a sweet edible fruit; also, the fruit itself. --Gray. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Asimina triloba — ID 7139 Symbol Key ASTR Common Name pawpaw Family Annonaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NJ, NY, OH,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Asimina triloba — noun small tree native to the eastern United States having oblong leaves and fleshy fruit • Syn: ↑pawpaw, ↑papaw, ↑papaw tree • Hypernyms: ↑custard apple, ↑custard apple tree • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ASIMINA TRILOBA (L.) DUN. - АЗИМИНА ТРЕХЛОПАСТНАЯ — см. 323. Дерево. A. triloba (L.) Dun. А. трехлопастная Monogr. Anon. (1817) 83. Карбалашвили (1937) 93. Дер. и куст. III (1954) 109, рис. S y n. Апопа triloba L.; A. pendula Salisb.; Orchidocarpum arietinum Michx.; Porcelia triloba Pers.; Uvaria… …   Справочник растений

  • Asimina triloba (L.) Dunal — Symbol ASTR Common Name pawpaw Botanical Family Annonaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Asimina triloba (L.) Dunal — Symbol ASTR Common Name pawpaw Botanical Family Annonaceae …   Scientific plant list

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