mad apple


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Noun1.mad apple - hairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetablemad apple - hairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetable
eggplant, mad apple, aubergine - egg-shaped vegetable having a shiny skin typically dark purple but occasionally white or yellow
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Solanum, Solanum - type genus of the Solanaceae: nightshade; potato; eggplant; bittersweet
2.mad apple - egg-shaped vegetable having a shiny skin typically dark purple but occasionally white or yellowmad apple - egg-shaped vegetable having a shiny skin typically dark purple but occasionally white or yellow
solanaceous vegetable - any of several fruits of plants of the family Solanaceae; especially of the genera Solanum, Capsicum, and Lycopersicon
eggplant bush, garden egg, mad apple, Solanum melongena, aubergine, brinjal, eggplant - hairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetable
References in periodicals archive ?
Angry Orchard recently launched Hop'n Mad Apple, its first hopped cider, Sipes says.
In only three years since it started, the Mad Apple firm in Novy Saldorf, a village in a wine-making region about 200 kilometers southeast of Prague, is set to increase output a hundredfold, has won an industry medal and launched into the export market.
Jan Vesely, head of the Czech Beer and Malt Association, conceded that Mad Apple has tapped into a growing demand for drinks that Czechs have enjoyed abroad.