Wampee
Wampee Wam*pee", n. (Bot.) (a) A tree ({Cookia punctata}) of the Orange family, growing in China and the East Indies; also, its fruit, which is about the size of a large grape, and has a hard rind and a peculiar flavor. (b) The pickerel weed. [Southern U. S.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Wampee — A wampee ( Clausena wampi ) [ Oxford English Dictionary , wampee ] is a tree native to south China and Indochina. It is cultivated for its fruit which resemble grapes in appearance and are popular in China, Vietnam and the Philippines, Malaysia… …   Wikipedia

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  • wampee — noun a) A tree, clausena lansium, cultivated in China and the East Indies. b) The fruit of this tree …   Wiktionary

  • wampee — wam·pee …   English syllables

  • wampee — noun American plant having spikes of blue flowers and growing in shallow water of streams and ponds • Syn: ↑pickerelweed, ↑pickerel weed, ↑Pontederia cordata • Hypernyms: ↑aquatic plant, ↑water plant, ↑hydrophyte, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Cookia punctata — Wampee Wam*pee , n. (Bot.) (a) A tree ({Cookia punctata}) of the Orange family, growing in China and the East Indies; also, its fruit, which is about the size of a large grape, and has a hard rind and a peculiar flavor. (b) The pickerel weed.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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