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naseberry

(ˈneɪzˌbɛrɪ)
n, pl -berries
(Plants) another name for sapodilla
[C17: from Spanish néspera medlar + berry]
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In orchards manured with antimony, I harvest bushels of burnished mangoes, galvanized guavas, nickel-budded paw-paws, tin naseberries that soon rot to pewter.
He thrust Kathleen Harold's note into his breast pocket, ordered a "Buss'" and leaving his breakfast of naseberries, turtle steaks and white yam untasted, drove quickly to the Railway Station, arriving there just in time to catch the train for Kingston, which he boarded.
Some of the fruit crop seedlings which are to be made available include guavas, mangoes, breadfruits, naseberries, ackees, cashews, nutmegs, soursops, jackfruits, avocados, tamarinds, june plums and otaheite apples.