kitambilla
kitambilla kitambilla n. 1. A small shrubby spiny tree ({Dovyalis hebecarpa}) cultivated for its maroon-purple fruit with sweet purple pulp tasking like gooseberries; it is native to Sri Lanka and India.

Syn: ketembilla, kitembilla, ketembilla tree, Ceylon gooseberry, {Dovyalis hebecarpa}. [WordNet 1.5]

2. A maroon-purple gooseberrylike fruit of India having a tart-sweet purple pulp used especially for preserves.

Syn: ketembilla, kitembilla. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • kitambilla — azijinis dovialis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Flakurtijinių šeimos vaisinis augalas (Dovyalis hebecarpa), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Aberia gardneri; Dovyalis hebecarpa; Rumea hebecarpa angl. Ceylon gooseberry;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • kitambilla — /kit euhm bil euh/, n. kitembilla. * * * …   Universalium

  • kitambilla — noun 1. a small shrubby spiny tree cultivated for its maroon purple fruit with sweet purple pulp tasting like gooseberries; Sri Lanka and India • Syn: ↑ketembilla, ↑kitembilla, ↑ketembilla tree, ↑Ceylon gooseberry, ↑Dovyalis hebecarpa • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dovyalis hebecarpa — kitambilla kitambilla n. 1. A small shrubby spiny tree ({Dovyalis hebecarpa}) cultivated for its maroon purple fruit with sweet purple pulp tasking like gooseberries; it is native to Sri Lanka and India. Syn: ketembilla, kitembilla, ketembilla… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dovyalis hebecarpa — kitambilla kitambilla n. 1. A small shrubby spiny tree ({Dovyalis hebecarpa}) cultivated for its maroon purple fruit with sweet purple pulp tasking like gooseberries; it is native to Sri Lanka and India. Syn: ketembilla, kitembilla, ketembilla… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kitembilla — noun 1. a small shrubby spiny tree cultivated for its maroon purple fruit with sweet purple pulp tasting like gooseberries; Sri Lanka and India • Syn: ↑ketembilla, ↑kitambilla, ↑ketembilla tree, ↑Ceylon gooseberry, ↑Dovyalis hebecarpa • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • ketembilla — noun 1. a small shrubby spiny tree cultivated for its maroon purple fruit with sweet purple pulp tasting like gooseberries; Sri Lanka and India • Syn: ↑kitembilla, ↑kitambilla, ↑ketembilla tree, ↑Ceylon gooseberry, ↑Dovyalis hebecarpa • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ceylon gooseberry — noun a small shrubby spiny tree cultivated for its maroon purple fruit with sweet purple pulp tasting like gooseberries; Sri Lanka and India • Syn: ↑ketembilla, ↑kitembilla, ↑kitambilla, ↑ketembilla tree, ↑Dovyalis hebecarpa • Hypernyms: ↑tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dovyalis hebecarpa — noun a small shrubby spiny tree cultivated for its maroon purple fruit with sweet purple pulp tasting like gooseberries; Sri Lanka and India • Syn: ↑ketembilla, ↑kitembilla, ↑kitambilla, ↑ketembilla tree, ↑Ceylon gooseberry • Hypernyms: ↑tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • ketembilla tree — noun a small shrubby spiny tree cultivated for its maroon purple fruit with sweet purple pulp tasting like gooseberries; Sri Lanka and India • Syn: ↑ketembilla, ↑kitembilla, ↑kitambilla, ↑Ceylon gooseberry, ↑Dovyalis hebecarpa • Hypernyms: ↑tree …   Useful english dictionary

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