HyperDic: edible_fruit

English > 1 sense of the expression edible fruit:
NOUNfoodedible fruitedible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
English > edible fruit: 1 sense > noun 1, food
Meaningedible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh.
Partspeel, skinThe rind of a fruit or vegetable
NarrowerBarbados gooseberry, blade applesmall yellow to orange fruit of the Barbados gooseberry cactus used in desserts and preserves and jellies
ackee, akeeRed pear-shaped tropical fruit with poisonous seeds
anchovy pear, river pearWest Indian fruit resembling the mango
applefruit with red or yellow or green skin and sweet to tart crisp whitish flesh
apricotdowny yellow to rosy-colored fruit resembling a small peach
avocado, alligator pear, avocado pear, aguacateA pear-shaped tropical fruit with green or blackish skin and rich yellowish pulp enclosing a single large seed
bananaelongated crescent-shaped yellow fruit with soft sweet flesh
berryAny of numerous small and pulpy edible fruits
breadfruitA large round seedless or seeded fruit with a texture like bread
canistel, eggfruitovoid orange-yellow mealy sweet fruit of Florida and West Indies
carambola, star fruitDeeply ridged yellow-brown tropical fruit
carissa plum, natal plumedible scarlet plumlike fruit of a South African plant
ceriman, monsteraTropical cylindrical fruit resembling a pinecone with pineapple-banana flavor
cherryA red fruit with a single hard stone
citrus, citrus fruit, citrous fruitAny of numerous fruits of the genus Citrus having thick rind and juicy pulp
cling, clingstonefruit (especially peach) whose flesh adheres strongly to the pit
cocoa plum, coco plum, icacoPlum-shaped whitish to almost black fruit used for preserves
custard appleThe fruit of any of several tropical American trees of the genus Annona having soft edible pulp
dateSweet edible fruit of the date palm with a single long woody seed
dried fruitfruit preserved by drying
durianhuge fruit native to southeastern Asia 'smelling like Hell and tasting like Heaven'
elderberryberrylike fruit of an elder used for e.g. wines and jellies
feijoa, pineapple guavadark-green kiwi-sized tropical fruit with white flesh
figfleshy sweet pear-shaped yellowish or purple multiple fruit eaten fresh or preserved or dried
freestonefruit (especially peach) whose flesh does not adhere to the pit
garambullasmall berrylike fruit
genip, Spanish limeround one-inch Caribbean fruit with green leathery skin and sweet juicy translucent pulp
genipap, genipap fruitA succulent orange-sized tropical fruit with a thick rind
grapeAny of various juicy fruit of the genus Vitis with green or purple skins
guavaTropical fruit having yellow skin and pink pulp
hog plum, wild plumFruit of the wild plum of southern United States
hog plum, yellow mombinyellow oval tropical fruit
jaboticabatough-skinned purple grapelike tropical fruit grown in Brazil
jackfruit, jak, jackimmense East Indian fruit resembling breadfruit
jujube, Chinese date, Chinese jujubedark red plumlike fruit of Old World buckthorn trees
kai appleSouth African fruit smelling and tasting like apricots
ketembilla, kitembilla, kitambillamaroon-purple gooseberry-like fruit of India having tart-sweet purple pulp used especially for preserves
kiwi, kiwi fruit, Chinese gooseberryfuzzy brown egg-shaped fruit with slightly tart green flesh
lanseh, lansa, lansat, lansetEast Indian tart yellow berrylike fruit
litchi, litchi nut, litchee, lichi, leechee, lichee, lycheeChinese fruit having a thin brittle shell enclosing a sweet jellylike pulp and a single seed
longanberry, dragon's eyeAsian fruit similar to litchi
loquat, Japanese plumyellow olive-sized semitropical fruit with a large free stone and relatively little flesh
mamey, mammee, mammee appleglobular or ovoid tropical fruit with thick russet leathery rind and juicy yellow or reddish flesh
mangolarge oval tropical fruit having smooth skin, juicy aromatic pulp, and a large hairy seed
mangosteenTwo- to three-inch tropical fruit with juicy flesh suggestive of both peaches and pineapples
marangTropical fruit from the Philippines having a mass of small seeds embedded in sweetish white pulp
medlarCrabapple-like fruit used for preserves
medlarA South African globular fruit with brown leathery skin and pithy flesh having a sweet-acid taste
melonAny of numerous fruits of the gourd family having a hard rind and sweet juicy flesh
mombinpurplish tropical fruit
nectarineA variety or mutation of the peach that has a smooth skin
papaw, pawpawfruit with yellow flesh
papayalarge oval melon-like tropical fruit with yellowish flesh
passion fruitegg-shaped tropical fruit of certain passionflower vines
peachdowny juicy fruit with sweet yellowish or whitish flesh
pearSweet juicy gritty-textured fruit available in many varieties
pineapple, ananaslarge sweet fleshy tropical fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves
pitahayaHighly colored edible fruit of pitahaya cactus having bright red juice
plumAny of numerous varieties of small to medium-sized round or oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single pit
plumcothybrid between plum and apricot
pomegranatelarge globular fruit having many seeds with juicy red pulp in a tough / tough brownish-red rind
prickly pearround or pear-shaped spiny fruit of any of various prickly pear cacti
pulasan, pulassanfruit of an East Indian tree similar to the rambutan but sweeter
quandong, quandang, quantong, native peachRed Australian fruit
quincearomatic acid-tasting pear-shaped fruit used in preserves
rambutan, rambotanpleasantly acid bright red oval Malayan fruit covered with soft spines
rose applefragrant oval yellowish tropical fruit used in jellies and confections
sapodilla, sapodilla plum, sapotaTropical fruit with a rough brownish skin and very sweet brownish pulp
sapote, mammee, marmalade plumbrown oval fruit flesh makes excellent sherbet
sorb, sorb appleacid gritty-textured fruit
sour gourdacid-tasting Australian gourd-like fruit with a woody rind and large seeds
sour gourd, monkey breadAfrican gourd-like fruit with edible pulp
tamarind, tamarindolarge tropical seed pod with very tangy pulp that is eaten fresh or cooked with rice and fish or preserved for curries and chutneys
tangelo, ugli, ugli fruitlarge sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin
windfallfruit that has fallen from the tree
BroaderfruitThe ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
produce, green goods, green groceries, garden truckFresh fruits and vegetable grown for the market

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