mammee apple


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Related to mammee apple: Mammea americana

mam·mee apple

 (mä-mā′, -mē′)
n.
See mamey.
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Noun1.mammee apple - tropical American tree having edible fruit with a leathery rindmammee apple - tropical American tree having edible fruit with a leathery rind
mamey, mammee apple, mammee - globular or ovoid tropical fruit with thick russet leathery rind and juicy yellow or reddish flesh
genus Mammea, Mammea - American and Asiatic trees having edible one-seeded fruit
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
2.mammee apple - globular or ovoid tropical fruit with thick russet leathery rind and juicy yellow or reddish flesh
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
mamey, Mammea americana, mammee apple, mammee tree, mammee - tropical American tree having edible fruit with a leathery rind
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Guttiferae) is known in Puerto Rico as "mamey" and mammee apple.