edible fruit


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Noun1.edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet fleshedible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
garden truck, green goods, green groceries, produce - fresh fruits and vegetable grown for the market
freestone - fruit (especially peach) whose flesh does not adhere to the pit
cling, clingstone - fruit (especially peach) whose flesh adheres strongly to the pit
peel, skin - the rind of a fruit or vegetable
windfall - fruit that has fallen from the tree
apple - fruit with red or yellow or green skin and sweet to tart crisp whitish flesh
berry - any of numerous small and pulpy edible fruits; used as desserts or in making jams and jellies and preserves
lansa, lansat, lanseh, lanset - East Indian tart yellow berrylike fruit
star fruit, carambola - deeply ridged yellow-brown tropical fruit; used raw as a vegetable or in salad or when fully ripe as a dessert
ceriman, monstera - tropical cylindrical fruit resembling a pinecone with pineapple-banana flavor
carissa plum, natal plum - edible scarlet plumlike fruit of a South African plant
citrous fruit, citrus, citrus fruit - any of numerous fruits of the genus Citrus having thick rind and juicy pulp; grown in warm regions
ugli, ugli fruit, tangelo - large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin
apricot - downy yellow to rosy-colored fruit resembling a small peach
peach - downy juicy fruit with sweet yellowish or whitish flesh
nectarine - a variety or mutation of the peach that has a smooth skin
pitahaya - highly colored edible fruit of pitahaya cactus having bright red juice; often as large as a peach
plum - any of numerous varieties of small to medium-sized round or oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single pit
dried fruit - fruit preserved by drying
fig - fleshy sweet pear-shaped yellowish or purple multiple fruit eaten fresh or preserved or dried
ananas, pineapple - large sweet fleshy tropical fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated
river pear, anchovy pear - West Indian fruit resembling the mango; often pickled
banana - elongated crescent-shaped yellow fruit with soft sweet flesh
passion fruit - egg-shaped tropical fruit of certain passionflower vines; used for sherbets and confectionery and drinks
breadfruit - a large round seedless or seeded fruit with a texture like bread; eaten boiled or baked or roasted or ground into flour; the roasted seeds resemble chestnuts
jak, jackfruit, jack - immense East Indian fruit resembling breadfruit; it contains an edible pulp and nutritious seeds that are commonly roasted
eggfruit, canistel - ovoid orange-yellow mealy sweet fruit of Florida and West Indies
melon - any of numerous fruits of the gourd family having a hard rind and sweet juicy flesh
cherry - a red fruit with a single hard stone
coco plum, cocoa plum, icaco - plum-shaped whitish to almost black fruit used for preserves; tropical American
grape - any of various juicy fruit of the genus Vitis with green or purple skins; grow in clusters
custard apple - the fruit of any of several tropical American trees of the genus Annona having soft edible pulp
papaw, pawpaw - fruit with yellow flesh; related to custard apples
papaya - large oval melon-like tropical fruit with yellowish flesh
kai apple - South African fruit smelling and tasting like apricots; used for pickles and preserves
ketembilla, kitambilla, kitembilla - maroon-purple gooseberry-like fruit of India having tart-sweet purple pulp used especially for preserves
ackee, akee - red pear-shaped tropical fruit with poisonous seeds; flesh is poisonous when unripe or overripe
durian - huge fruit native to southeastern Asia `smelling like Hell and tasting like Heaven'; seeds are roasted and eaten like nuts
pineapple guava, feijoa - dark-green kiwi-sized tropical fruit with white flesh; used chiefly for jellies and preserves
genip, Spanish lime - round one-inch Caribbean fruit with green leathery skin and sweet juicy translucent pulp; eaten like grapes
genipap, genipap fruit - a succulent orange-sized tropical fruit with a thick rind
kiwi fruit, Chinese gooseberry, kiwi - fuzzy brown egg-shaped fruit with slightly tart green flesh
loquat, Japanese plum - yellow olive-sized semitropical fruit with a large free stone and relatively little flesh; used for jellies
mangosteen - two- to three-inch tropical fruit with juicy flesh suggestive of both peaches and pineapples
mango - large oval tropical fruit having smooth skin, juicy aromatic pulp, and a large hairy seed
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We have been living upon the fat of the land, Ahm, having shown us the edible fruits, tubers and herbs, and twice a week we go out after fresh meat.
However, there were trees, and among them we soon descried edible fruits with which we broke our long fast.
At least 2017 products exported to the United Arab Emirates from fish or crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates; cocoa and cocoa products; cereals, flour, starch or milk; flour confectionery; edible vegetables and some roots and tubers; edible fruit and nuts; citrus or melon peel and loins; malting production; malt; starch; inulin; wheat gluten; vegetables, fruits, 2017 More than 5000 exhibitors from more than 120 countries of the world attended the International Food and Drink Exhibition Gulfood 2017 and 97,423 visitors from 185 countries visited the exhibition.
Balanites is locally valued in Sudan for its timber, edible fruit (mesocarp), animal feed value, shade and shelter and for several folk medicinal or nutraceutical uses, most notably is the use of the fruit mesocarp as an antidiabetic agent.
There are a variety of other plants from the tomato family that produces edible fruit.
The peel, edible fruit portion and gloves were collected in separate sterile bags after the samples were hand-peeled.
It belongs to the genus Mangifera, It comprises of plentiful tropical fruiting trees, cultivated typically for edible fruit.
It tastes like a cross between a banana and a mango and is the largest edible fruit native to the U.
Author Andrew Moore presents students, academics, researchers, and general interest readers with an examination of the cultural history of the largest edible fruit indigenous to the contiguous United States, the pawpaw.
A The chokeberry (Aronia melanocarpa) is an edible fruit of the deciduous shrub in the rose family, often used as an ornamental plant due to its resilience and color.
I suspect the elderly woman I saw a few evenings ago gathering discarded but perfectly edible fruit and veg from around the closing stalls at Birmingham's outdoor markets has a similar mindset.
So as far as the entrees are concerned, there's a choice between some nice fluffy scrambled eggs served with toasts and a delightful vegan 'Super Salad' made of roast squash (an edible fruit belonging to the family of pumpkin and gourd), healthy beetroot, artichokes, chicory and peashoots topped with sweetened pickled chilies and toasted seeds.