HyperDic: custard_apple

English > 2 senses of the expression custard apple:
NOUNplantcustard apple, custard apple treeany of several tropical American trees bearing fruit with soft edible pulp
foodcustard applethe fruit of any of several tropical American trees of the genus Annona having soft edible pulp
English > custard apple: 2 senses > noun 1, plant
MeaningAny of several tropical American trees bearing fruit with soft edible pulp.
Synonymcustard apple tree
Member ofAnnona, genus Annonatype genus of the Annonaceae
Partscustard appleThe fruit of any of several tropical American trees of the genus Annona having soft edible pulp
Narrowerbullock's heart, bullock's heart tree, bullock heart, Annona reticulatasmall tropical American tree bearing a bristly heart-shaped acid tropical fruit
cherimoya, cherimoya tree, Annona cherimolasmall tropical American tree bearing round or oblong fruit
ilama, ilama tree, Annona diversifoliaTropical American tree grown in southern United States having a whitish pink-tinged fruit
pawpaw, papaw, papaw tree, Asimina trilobasmall tree native to the eastern United States having oblong leaves and fleshy fruit
pond apple, pond-apple tree, Annona glabrasmall evergreen tree of tropical America with edible fruit
soursop, prickly custard apple, soursop tree, Annona muricatasmall tropical American tree bearing large succulent slightly acid fruit
sweetsop, sweetsop tree, Annona squamosaTropical American tree bearing sweet pulpy fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds
Broaderfruit treeTree bearing edible fruit
Spanishchirimoyo
Catalanxirimoier
English > custard apple: 2 senses > noun 2, food
MeaningThe fruit of any of several tropical American trees of the genus Annona having soft edible pulp.
Part ofcustard apple, custard apple treeAny of several tropical American trees bearing fruit with soft edible pulp
Narrowerbullock's heart, Jamaica applelarge heart-shaped tropical fruit with soft acid pulp
cherimoya, cherimollalarge tropical fruit with leathery skin and soft pulp
ilamawhitish tropical fruit with a pinkish tinge related to custard apples
pond appleovoid yellow fruit with very fragrant peach-colored flesh
soursop, guanabanalarge spiny tropical fruit with tart pulp related to custard apples
sweetsop, annon, sugar appleSweet pulpy tropical fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds
Broaderedible fruitedible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
Spanishchirimoya
Catalanxirimoia

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