calamondin
noun Etymology: Tagalog kalamundíng Date: circa 1928 a small hybrid citrus tree (Citrofortunella mitis syn. Citrus mitis); also its small tart fruit resembling the mandarin and used especially in marmalades

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Calamondin — ×Citrofortunella microcarpa Calamondin fruit and leaves Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • calamondin — [kal΄ə män′din] n. [Tag kalamunding] a spicy orange (Citrus mitis) of the Philippines …   English World dictionary

  • Calamondin — Citrus madurensis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • calamondin — smulkiavaisis citrinmedis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Rūtinių šeimos dekoratyvinis kultūrinis augalas (Citrus madurensis), kilęs iš Kinijos, auginamas Azijoje ir kitur. Jo vaisiai valgomi, iš jų gaminami gėrimai, kvapiosios medžiagos… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • calamondin — |kalə|mändə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: Tagalog kalamundíng 1. : a small spiny citrus tree (Citrus mitis) native to the Philippines 2. : the small very acid loose skinned fruit of the calamondin …   Useful english dictionary

  • Calamondin — Calamondinorange Zuchtform: Citrofortunella Variegata Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen Zweikeimblättrige (Rosopsida) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Calamondin — …   Википедия

  • calamondin — /kal euh mun deuhn/, n. 1. a small citrus tree, Citrofortunella mitis, of the Philippines. 2. the small, tart, tangerinelike fruit of this tree. [1925 35; < Tagalog kalamunding] * * * …   Universalium

  • calamondin — noun a) A small decorative evergreen citrus tree, of the species Citrofortunella mitis, sometimes cultivated for its fruit b) The fruit of this tree Syn: calamansi …   Wiktionary

  • calamondin — cal·a·mon·din …   English syllables

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”