Nyssa capitata
Ogeechee lime O*gee"chee lime` [So named from the Ogeechee River in Georgia.] (Bot.) (a) The acid, olive-shaped, drupaceous fruit of a species of tupelo ({Nyssa capitata}) which grows in swamps in Georgia and Florida. (b) The tree which bears this fruit. [1913 Webster]

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