sugar apple

sugar apple
noun Date: 1738 a tropical American tree (Annona squamosa) of the custard-apple family; also its edible sweet pulpy fruit with thick green scaly rind and shining black seeds

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  • sugar apple — n. SWEETSOP …   English World dictionary

  • Sugar-apple — taxobox name = Annona squamosa image caption = Sugar apple fruit regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Magnoliids ordo = Magnoliales familia = Annonaceae genus = Annona species = A. squamosa binomial = Annona squamosa …   Wikipedia

  • sugar-apple — žvynuotoji anona statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Anoninių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Annona squamosa), kilęs iš Vest Indijos. atitikmenys: lot. Annona squamosa angl. caneel apple; custard apple; sugar apple; sweet apple vok. Rahmapfel;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • sugar-apple — anona statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Anoninių (Annonaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Annona). atitikmenys: lot. Annona angl. custard apple; sugar apple; sweetsop vok. Annone; Flaschenbaum rus. анонa lenk. flaszowiec; urodlin …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • sugar apple — noun sweet pulpy tropical fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds • Syn: ↑sweetsop, ↑annon • Hypernyms: ↑custard apple • Part Holonyms: ↑sweetsop, ↑sweetsop tree, ↑Annona squamosa …   Useful english dictionary

  • sugar apple — sweetsop. [1730 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • sugar apple — noun sweetsop, a West Indian tree or its fruit …   Wiktionary

  • Sugar apple — Annona (E) …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • sugar apple — noun another term for sweetsop …   English new terms dictionary

  • sugar apple — sug′ar ap ple n. pln sweetsop • Etymology: 1730–40 …   From formal English to slang

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