Crataegus Azarolus
Medlar Med"lar, n. [OE. medler medlar tree, OF. meslier, F. n['e]flier, L. mespilum, mespilus, Gr. ?, ?. Cf. {Naseberry}.] A tree of the genus {Mespilus} ({Mespilus Germanica}); also, the fruit of the tree. The fruit is something like a small apple, but has a bony endocarp. When first gathered the flesh is hard and austere, and it is not eaten until it has begun to decay. [1913 Webster]

{Japan medlar} (Bot.), the loquat. See {Loquat}.

{Neapolitan medlar} (Bot.), a kind of thorn tree ({Crat[ae]gus Azarolus}); also, its fruit. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Crataegus azarolus — Azarole Az a*role, n. [F. azerole, the name of the fruit, fr. Ar. az zo r?r: cf. It. azzeruolo, Sp. acerolo.] (Bot.) The Neapolitan medlar ({Crat[ae]gus azarolus}), a shrub of southern Europe; also, its fruit. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CRATAEGUS AZAROLUS L. - БОЯРЫШНИК ПОНТИЙСКИЙ, АЗАРОЛЬ — см. 379. Дерево. С. azarolus L. Б. понтийский, Азароль Sp. pl. (1753) 477. Bois II (1928) 308. Hegi IV, 2 (1921 1923) 730. Пояркова (1939) 437. S y n. С. maura L. f.; Mespilus azarolus AIL; M. aronia Willd.; Mespilus maura Poir.; Azarolus… …   Справочник растений

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