Plumcot Plum"cot, n. [Plum + apricot.] (Hort.) A cross between the plum and apricot. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Plumcot — The Plumcot is a ½ and ½ hybrid between an apricot and a plum. [Hormel Foods, [ Glossary of Kitchen and Food Terms] . Retrieved August 27, 2007.] The fruit has the smell of an apricot and the… …   Wikipedia

  • plumcot — noun 1. hybrid produced by crossing Prunus domestica and Prunus armeniaca • Syn: ↑plumcot tree • Hypernyms: ↑fruit tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Prunus, ↑genus Prunus 2. hybrid between plum and apricot …   Useful english dictionary

  • plumcot — /plum kot/, n. 1. a hybrid tree produced by crossing the apricot and the plum. 2. the fruit of this tree. [PLUM1 + (APRI)COT] * * * …   Universalium

  • plumcot — noun A hybrid fruit of plum and apricot …   Wiktionary

  • plumcot — plum·cot …   English syllables

  • plumcot — /ˈplʌmkɒt/ (say plumkot) noun a first generation hybrid of a plum and apricot, with fruit the shape of a plum and the texture and colour of an apricot, having an intense sweet flavour. Compare pluot. {plum1 + (apri)cot} …   Australian English dictionary

  • plumcot tree — noun hybrid produced by crossing Prunus domestica and Prunus armeniaca • Syn: ↑plumcot • Hypernyms: ↑fruit tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Prunus, ↑genus Prunus • Part Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pluot — A pluot ( plü ot ) is a tradename for a fruit developed in the late 20th century by Floyd Zaiger. [ [] ] In the United States, the fruit is known by most regulatory agencies as an interspecific plum. [… …   Wikipedia

  • Aprium — An aprium, a relatively recent creation that was produced in the late 1980s by Floyd Zaiger. Apriums are complex crosses of plums and apricots, requiring several generations of crosses to create a new fruit.Comprised genetically of ¼ plum and ¾… …   Wikipedia

  • Peacotum — A peacotum is a peach/apricot/plum hybrid, said to taste similar to fruit punch, trademarked by Zaiger s Genetics, a company that develops novel fruit through deliberate hybridization. An application to trademark the name nectacotum in the USA… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”