rose apple


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rose apple

n.
1. A tropical evergreen tree (Syzygium jambos) of Southeast Asia, widely cultivated for its showy white flowers and fragrant yellowish fruits, used to make jellies and confections.
2. The fruit of this plant.
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rose apple

n
(Plants) an ornamental myrtaceous tree, Syzygium jambos, of the East Indies, cultivated in the tropics for its edible fruit
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Noun1.rose apple - tropical tree of the East Indies cultivated for its edible fruitrose apple - tropical tree of the East Indies cultivated for its edible fruit
rose apple - fragrant oval yellowish tropical fruit used in jellies and confections
Eugenia, genus Eugenia - tropical trees and shrubs with aromatic leaves and often valuable hard wood
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
2.rose apple - fragrant oval yellowish tropical fruit used in jellies and confections
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
Eugenia jambos, jambosa, rose apple, rose-apple tree - tropical tree of the East Indies cultivated for its edible fruit
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This year, CMI will be joining the Oppenheimer Group and Rainier in the co-marketing of the Jazz, Envy and Pacific Rose apple varieties.
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