caimito


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Noun1.caimito - evergreen tree of West Indies and Central America having edible purple fruit star-shaped in cross section and dark green leaves with golden silky undersides
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
Chrysophyllum, genus Chrysophyllum - tropical American evergreen trees or shrubs
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Calma planted different kinds of fruit trees, including lanzones, cacao, coffee, chico, citrus, coconut, mango, caimito, avocado, and others.
Also getting votes: canistel, banana, caimito, papaya, passionfruit, sugar apple, tamarind, dragon fruit, persimmon, blueberry, miracle fruit, loquat and peach.
Por cierto, Dolores tambien desempena un papel de accion en la narrativa --es quien salva a Mercedes cuando se cae de un caimito tras encontrase con una serpiente (116)--pero en este pasaje su imagen se asemeja mas al estereotipo del esclavo docil, quien preferia quedarse al lado de sus amos antes que aceptar su manumision.
Se ha aplicado experimentalmente en anonaceas, durazno (Prunus persicae), nispero (Eriobotrya japonica), guayaba (Psidium guajava), mango (Mangifera indica), caimito, (Pouteria caimito), pera asiatica (Pyrus pyrifolia), higo (Ficus carica), manzana (Malus domestica) y tomate (Solanum lycopersicum), reduciendo significativamente los dannos atribuidos a plagas y enfermedades (Morera y Blanco 2009; Oliveira do Nascimento et al.
Their underwriting team, led by Marilyn and John Caimito, is of the highest quality in the industry," Brian Cooper, Co-CEO of Kensington Vanguard said.
El elemento esencial en la imaginacion de la comunidad cubana son las frutas tropicales como la guanabana, el caimito, el mamey y la reina de todas esas frutas tropicales: la pina.
However, in "La pantera de Caimito," Pico argues that Puerto Ricans have lost sight of this virtue, that whereas the concerns and needs of all inhabitants, regardless of race, ethnicity, and religion, were once heard albeit perhaps not addressed to everyone's satisfaction, this is no longer the case.