HyperDic: jujube

English > 3 senses of the word jujube:
NOUNplantjujube, jujube bush, Christ's-thorn, Jerusalem thorn, Ziziphus jujubaspiny tree having dark red edible fruits
foodjujube, Chinese date, Chinese jujubedark red plumlike fruit of Old World buckthorn trees
foodjujubechewy fruit-flavored jellied candy (sometimes medicated to soothe a sore throat)
English > jujube: 3 senses > noun 1, plant
MeaningSpiny tree having dark red edible fruits.
Synonymsjujube bush, Christ's-thorn, Jerusalem thorn, Ziziphus jujuba
Member ofZiziphus, genus ZiziphusSpiny chiefly tropical American and Asiatic shrubs
Partsjujube, Chinese date, Chinese jujubedark red plumlike fruit of Old World buckthorn trees
Broadershrub, bushA low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
SpanishZiziphus jujuba
Catalanginjoler, gínjol
English > jujube: 3 senses > noun 2, food
Meaningdark red plumlike fruit of Old World buckthorn trees.
SynonymsChinese date, Chinese jujube
Part ofjujube, jujube bush, Christ's-thorn, Jerusalem thorn, Ziziphus jujubaSpiny tree having dark red edible fruits
Broaderdrupe, stone fruitfleshy indehiscent fruit with a single seed
edible fruitedible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
Spanishazufaifa, azufaifo, gínjol, ziziphus zizyphus
Catalangínjol
English > jujube: 3 senses > noun 3, food
Meaningchewy fruit-flavored jellied candy (sometimes medicated to soothe a sore throat).
BroadergumdropA jellied candy coated with sugar crystals
Catalangínjol

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