Bengal quince
Bel Bel (b[e^]l), n. [Hind., fr. Skr. bilva.] A thorny rutaceous tree ({[AE]gle marmelos}) of India, and its aromatic, orange-like fruit; -- called also {Bengal quince}, {golden apple}, {wood apple}. The fruit is used medicinally, and the rind yields a perfume and a yellow dye. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Bengal-quince — saldusis belas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Rūtinių šeimos medieninis, vaisinis, vaistinis augalas (Aegle marmelos), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. Iš jo gaunamas eterinis aliejus. atitikmenys: lot. Aegle marmelos; Belou marmelos; Crateva… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Bengal quince — bael. [1865 70] * * * …   Universalium

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  • AEgle marmelos — Bel Bel (b[e^]l), n. [Hind., fr. Skr. bilva.] A thorny rutaceous tree ({[AE]gle marmelos}) of India, and its aromatic, orange like fruit; called also {Bengal quince}, {golden apple}, {wood apple}. The fruit is used medicinally, and the rind… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bel — (b[e^]l), n. [Hind., fr. Skr. bilva.] A thorny rutaceous tree ({[AE]gle marmelos}) of India, and its aromatic, orange like fruit; called also {Bengal quince}, {golden apple}, {wood apple}. The fruit is used medicinally, and the rind yields a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • golden apple — Bel Bel (b[e^]l), n. [Hind., fr. Skr. bilva.] A thorny rutaceous tree ({[AE]gle marmelos}) of India, and its aromatic, orange like fruit; called also {Bengal quince}, {golden apple}, {wood apple}. The fruit is used medicinally, and the rind… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wood apple — Bel Bel (b[e^]l), n. [Hind., fr. Skr. bilva.] A thorny rutaceous tree ({[AE]gle marmelos}) of India, and its aromatic, orange like fruit; called also {Bengal quince}, {golden apple}, {wood apple}. The fruit is used medicinally, and the rind… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bael — taxobox name = Bael regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Sapindales familia = Rutaceae subfamilia = Aurantioideae tribus = Clauseneae genus = Aegle species = A. marmelos… …   Wikipedia

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