sweetsop tree


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Noun1.sweetsop tree - tropical American tree bearing sweet pulpy fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seedssweetsop tree - tropical American tree bearing sweet pulpy fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds
annon, sugar apple, sweetsop - sweet pulpy tropical fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds
custard apple, custard apple tree - any of several tropical American trees bearing fruit with soft edible pulp
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"The Bays," for example, which opens the volume, establishes a sense of setting and then effusively chants a botanical litany: Plow Monday: second-best beast high in the sweetsop tree. Sweet rocket, sweet amber, sweet gale.
One may not know what or when Plow Monday is, and may not realize that the sweet sultan is the fruit of the sweetsop tree, or that sweet tangle is a kind of large seaweed, the fronds of which are loaded with sugar.