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n, pl UGLIS or UGLIES
(Plants) a large juicy yellow-skinned citrus fruit of the Caribbean: a cross between a tangerine, grapefruit, and orange. Also called: UGLI fruit
[C20: probably an alteration of ugly, referring to its wrinkled skin]
Trademark. a large, sweet variety of tangelo, of Jamaican origin, having rough, wrinkled, yellowish skin.
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|Noun||1.||ugli - large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin|
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh